Providence Cardiovascular Tech in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a Cardiovascular Tech (Per diem/Variable shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.
We are seeking a Cardiovascular Tech who will perform diagnostic and interventional radiographic procedures.
In this position you will:
Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side
Maintain established department policies, procedures, objectives, improving organization performance program, infection control, and patient/customer safety standards
Prepare written documentation as required by the profession and the department, such as evaluation results, progress reports, and other such reports
Perform invasive diagnostic and interventional procedures
Check equipment, supplies and accessories on a regular basis
Develop film including evaluating film for technical quality
Maintain X-ray and other equipment in efficient operating order; perform preventative maintenance on a regularly scheduled basis
Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of work areas
Explain procedures to patients and answers questions
Maintain records of examination data and other pertinent information on patients
Attend meetings as required
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops
The following job accountabilities may be reassigned:
Transport patients to radiographic room; prepares and maintains room
Request and order supplies as necessary to keep materials on hand at all times
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
BLS for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association. (NOTE: If employee/applicant has certification by the American Red Cross - CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, this will be accepted until card expiration date)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.
Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Technologist
Req ID: 274391