Cardio Invasive Specialist II

Inova Health System
Falls Church, Virginia
Medical Field: 
Invasive CVT/Electrophysiology

 Inova Fairfax Hospital has a Full Time Cardio Invasive Specialist II position available in the Electrophysiology Lab.

Clinical Practice and Case Management: Provides safe and therapeutic care in a holistic and caring way. Incorporates differences into the provision of care. Integrates knowledge, skill and experiences to meet the needs of the patient.
Technical Expertise: Assists the physician with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the cath lab with the preparation of the sterile field, selection and preparation of instruments and supplies, manipulation of cardiac catheters, guidewires etc. and injection of contrast media and other medication as directed by the physician.
Teamwork: Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. Quality/best practice: Uses standards and guidelines for cost -effective care delivery. Incorporates data and information to continuously improve care and practice to enhance outcomes.
Professional Development: Ensures improvement in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in lifelong learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice, serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skillls demonstrated in decision making and problem solving.   
·         1 to 3 years of experience in an interventional Cardiac Cath Lab or Electrophysiology Lab performing Cardio Invasive Specialist duties.
·         Experience in Electrophysiology is strongly preferred.
·         Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and /or Graduate of an accredited, school of Cardiovascular Technology or radiology Technology or equivalent education and experience.
·         RN or BS Degree with specialized training in an interventional Cardiac Cath Lab or Electrophysiology Lab preferred.
·         Registered in one of the following: RCIS, RCES , RTR VI, RTR CV; unless a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
·         If don’t possess one of the above registries, must be licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Registered Nurse.
·         BLS certification.
·         ACLS certification.
·         PALS preferred.
·         Must be available for call on weekends, holidays and shift.
·         Verbal and written communication skills and computer skills required..
Apply online at Job ID 27096. 
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