Angio Tech

Employer: 
Salem Health
Location: 
Oregon
Medical Field: 
Invasive CVT/Electrophysiology

Salem Health is currently seeking a talented Angio Tech to join our team! 

Salem Health is a not-for-profit regional health system in Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley that includes Salem Hospital, along with West Valley Hospital, a critical-access hospital; Willamette Health Partners (medical group comprising primary-care and specialty practices), and other affiliated healthcare organizations. Salem Hospital, a Magnet®-recognized facility, is a regional referral center and one of the largest acute-care hospitals in Oregon. 
 
Our hospital is licensed for 454 acute care beds, and is guided by a 15-member volunteer Board of Trustees. The hospital is the city of Salem's largest private employer, with approximately 3,500 full and part-time employees.
 
Minimum Qualifications Include:
• Must be a graduate of an American Medical Association approved program in Radiology Technology by date of hire.
• Must be registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technology within six (6) months of hire.
• Must have current State of Oregon license.
• Minimum of one (1) year of cath lab experience in interventional cardiology and interventional radiology strongly recommended.
• The following certifications are.preferred:
• RICS (Registered Cariovascular Invasive Specialist)
• Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES)
• IBHRE national certification (International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners)
• Competency in Electrophysiology as demonstrated by competency exam completion
• Must maintain proficiency in ECG recognition and must maintain ACLS certification. Acquire within first 3 months of employment.
• Must have certification and maintain proficiency in hemodynamic monitoring within 90 days of hire.
• Must possess skills requirements from Critical Care I to be able to evaluate and intervene when patient condition warrants. Acquire within first 3 months of employment.
• Must have good interpersonal communication skills to work in a team environment.
• Must be able to safely lift up to 50 pounds unaided using proper body mechanics and pass a physical capacities evaluation.
• Must develop and maintain proficiency in the hemodynamic monitoring system.
• Must be proficient with ACC cath PCI data registry element entry.
• Requires BLS from the AHA & ACLS by date of hire. For new grads, must be able to obtain ACLS within two (2) months from date of hire.
 
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