Indiana University Health

Card Cath I Specialist IU Health Arnett

IU Health Arnett

Job Location

IU Health Arnett
1759 S 500 E
Lafayette,IN47905

Department

Cath Lab

Date Posted

September 11, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Supplemental

Requisition Number

000271025
Provides general patient care to cardiac catheterization patients, setting up and running equipment, and performing basic cardiac catheterization procedures.

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Qualifications for the Card Cath I Specialist Role

  • Requires Basic Life Support, (BLS) and Advanced Life Support (ACLS) certification through the AHA. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Incumbent is required to be on 24 hour call for emergency procedures.
  • Requires high school graduate or equivalent.
  • Requires post high school course work in anatomy; physiology and medical terminology.
  • Additional college coursework in health care; biological sciences or related disciplines is preferred.
  • Requires professional degree or certification when commonly associated with the professional experience the candidate possesses.
  • Requires health care experience which involves direct patient care; noninvasive cardiovascular service or directly related technical patient care experience; additional cardiovascular experience preferred.
  • For example; requires minimum education and certification required to become a Certified Surgical Technologist or required licensure and appropriate degree as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Requires a knowledge of various cardiac catheterization procedures (over 15) and related equipment and instruments.
  • Requires knowledge of scrubbing and circulating techniques in order to actively assist with cardiac catheterization procedures.
  • Requires the ability to monitor patients undergoing procedures.
  • Requires knowledge and operation of respiratory; EKG equipment and basic knowledge of cardiac and emergency procedures.
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