Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist
Requisition #: 182563
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Aug. 14, 2019
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Johns Hopkins Hospital is in search of a Cardiovascular Technologist who will assist physicians in performing invasive procedures, coordinating care in an assigned room, and providing patient care. Responsible for optimizing team performance by participating as a member of the multi-disciplinary health care team.
Possesses knowledge of anatomy and physiology within the specialty of Diagnostic/Interventional Cardiology and/or Electrophysiology. Proficient in correlating radiographic and hemodynamic findings with the associated disease processes. For Electrophysiology, the ability to correlate the surface ECG and intracardiac ecg’s with advanced arrhythmias and to correlate the arrhythmias with cardiac anatomy. Anticipates supplies and imaging modalities that may be needed during the procedures.
Independently operates all radiographic and ancillary equipment within discipline. Possesses extensive knowledge of all guidewires, catheters and ablation systems. Utilizes imaging techniques which provide diagnostic and therapeutic interventions for specific cardiac procedures. Demonstrates skills to effectively direct a team or oversee daily patient flow operations. Highly effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills to establish working relationships that foster optimal team performance and quality patient care. Possesses the knowledge of basic PC skills including Word, Excel, Power Point, and email.
Must be licensed by the State of Maryland Board of Physicians Quality Assurance as a Medical Radiation Technologist. Must be registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
Current BLS/ACLS Certification required. CI or CV registry is encouraged, in Electrophysiology, RCES registry and HRS certification is encouraged. Current PALS Certification is required if in pediatric cardiology. Must pass the JHH Arrhythmia Recognition exam annually.
Minimum of one year experience in EP/Cath.
Complete knowledge of imaging equipment, computers, and ancillary equipment used in the department.
Graduate of an approved AMA School of Radiologic Technology. AA degree preferred.
Shift: 10 hour shift - 7am to 5:30pm/ 8am to 6:30pm - On call required
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