Advanced EP Tech

Employer: 
Riverside Cardiology Specialists
Location: 
Newport News, VA
Medical Field: 
Invasive CVT/Electrophysiology

Riverside Cardiology Specialists are currently seeking an Advanced ElectroPhysiology Technician for their office in Newport News, VA

JOB SUMMARY: Works under the direct supervision of the Riverside Medical Group (RMG) Practice Manager and RMG cardiology physician group; the Advanced Electrophysiology Technologist performs a variety of duties related to cardiac electrophysiology procedures; cardiac ablation for the treatment of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias, implants for cardiac rhythm management (CRM) devices, and ongoing CRM maintenance. Works independently in a flexible work schedule, giving continued clinical support thru the practice CRM clinic for interrogation and programming implanted devices. Coordinates procedure specific patient care based on the age, physiological, psychosocial, and cultural diversity needs of the patient. Promotes a safe work environment for staff, as well as, for the customers while incorporating national patient safety initiatives. Participates in quality performance improvement, in-service education, and customer service programs. Requires the knowledge, utilization, and maintenance of complex equipment / inventory in order to maintain quality patient care. As a cardiovascular team member, is responsible for delivering a comprehensiverange of services and clinical care tasks associated with and in accordance with the standards of excellence established by Riverside Health System policy and procedures.

EDUCATION: Associate Degree preferred

LICENSURE: Must be registered in one of the following: Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT), Registered Nurses (Virginia License), or Registered Cardiovascular Technologist (NBCVT/NASPE/RCIS) required.

EXPERIENCE: Related professional experience in invasive electrophysiology procedures to include 3D mapping, EP recording systems, and advanced ablation to include A-Fib, familiarity of ICE procedures, cardiac rhythm management interrogation and programming (supporting multi-vendor devices). Operation of the associated equipment to perform stated tasks. Familiar with GE Cardio lab and / or St Jude Work Mate equipment. EP procedure / equipment and CRM programming experience preferred. 2-5 yeas of experience preferred.

HOURS: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm with flexibility
For consideration, please apply at www.riversideonline.com/careers

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