Long Island Community Hospital has served this richly diverse region as a patient-first community hospital for more than 60 years. As Long Island’s only independent community hospital, we are 100% committed to becoming the community’s healthcare provider of choice with our greatly enhanced services including the Knapp Cardiac Care Center, our highly-advanced heart disease diagnosis and treatment facility, our new modern surgical pavilion, our unique ER approach, and our high-touch services including women’s imaging, sleep laboratory and orthopedics and more. These services are delivered with the highest level of compassion by our LI Community Hospital staff – Long Islanders with an unmistakable mix of courage and heart who care about the people right here in our community and whose sole purpose is to provide personalized comfort.
Provides health care services to patients coming to Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology Lab. Performs hemodynamic monitoring and reporting of cath procedures to include interpretation and analysis of hemodynamic waveforms and data input to the patient reporting system . Assists Interventional Cardiologists and vascular surgeons in the performance of diagnostic and interventional cardiac and vascular procedures. The Cardiovascular technologist will be cross-trained to perform a scrub technologist role to assist physicians during Cardiac Catheterization and vascular procedures. Assists in maintaining inventory needed for procedures and stocks supplies upon receipt.
On Call/Recall required for this position. This position is a 12-hour shift with variable days.
Recent cath lab and or Electrophysiology experience. Physically able to perform CPR, lift and transfer patients, document and stand/walk for extended periods of time, and wear protective gear as appropriate for assigned area including, but not limited to, lead garments and isolation garments. Practice reflects customer service excellence
Ability to clearly communicate in verbal and written format
Analytical ability to assess and develop solutions to clinical situations or unit problems. Ability to adapt to new technologies. Level of computer skill necessary in order to demonstrate a working proficiency with Microsoft Word®, Microsoft Excel® and Windows-based operating systems.
Associates degree in Cardiovascular/Respiratory Care. BLS and ACLS certification required. RCIS certification required within 2 years of employment.