Cath Lab Technician / Technologist required for Multi Speciality Hospital - Shimoga

  • HCD Karnataka
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Sep 17, 2016
Full time Paramedical

Job Description

A would-be Cath- Lab Technician is a professional who works in the field of cardiovascular technology. Cath Lab Technicians are vital team members who assist doctors during invasive cardiovascular procedures such as angioplasty, cardiac catheterization, and electro-physiology.

Prior to surgery, the technologist is responsible for ensuring the EKG equipment is in working order, and during the procedure, the technologist will monitor the EKG readouts and keep the doctor apprised of anything considered abnormal. The technologist will also prepare the patient for the procedure by cleaning, shaving and, in the case of cardiac catheterization for angioplasty, anesthetizing the area of insertion. The cardiovascular technologist will also assist doctors during open heart surgery, and with the insertion of pacemakers or stents. Again, the technologist will be the one responsible for preparing and monitoring the patient in these instances.

The Cardiovascular Technologist will assist doctors during open heart surgery, and with the insertion of pacemakers or stents. Again, the technologist will be the one responsible for preparing and monitoring the patient in these instances.

Desired Profile:

Associate of Applied Science or Associate of Science degree for entry-level employment

The technologist must be enrolled in a cardiovascular education program.The technologist must be currently employed in the field.The technicians must demonstrate critical thinking skills and have good communication skills to succeed. They must be able to follow directions and explain procedures to patients.

Note:

Only aspirants willing to join within next 2 weeks and willing to relocate on their own (Shimoga / Bangalore - Rest of Karnataka) need to apply.

Work Location: Bangalore, Shimoga and Rest of Karnataka

Preference would be given to local and candidates with relevant experience*