HCA Savannah, GA, USA
Jan 02, 2019Full time
Electrophysiology Technologist (EP) Memorial Health University Medical Center- Savannah, GA Full-Time and PRN Openings *Sign on bonus up to $5k available for qualified, experienced EP / Special Procedures Technologist!* Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider Memorial Health UMC Savannah, committed to building a health community across the greater Savannah area. The core of our values emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our values and dedicated to cultivating our mission. We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we are and how you can join our dynamic team. Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC) is a 612-bed hospital in Savannah, Georgia. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for heart care, cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies, and high-risk newborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 trauma center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine. Memorial Health proudly serves 35 counties across southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina. We’d love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient care in the world. We offer a generous compensation package including: Competitive salary Generous PTO Plan Great medical plans, vision & dental benefits, life & disability benefits, etc. 401(k) Plan with match Employee Stock Purchase Program Tuition Reimbursement Consumer discounts And much more! Position Responsibilities: Scrub in and assist the physician in the diagnostic or interventional procedures Prep and circulate within the procedure room and procure all equipment needed for given procedures Assess the patient for factors that may indicate or contraindicate the procedure, such as medications, insufficient patient preparation or artifacts etc. Verify clinical information according to departmental policies (Red Rules, Time out) Demonstrate a thorough understanding and working knowledge of normal anatomy, abnormal anatomy, and physiology, radiation safety, interventional supplies and equipment operation Recognize and resolve equipment operations, problems, and discrepancies, anticipate patient needs and concerns and determine the appropriate care needed Administer intravascular contrast media and medication according to protocol Archives images to data storage devices according to established guidelines and practice radiation protection for themselves, patients, and others. Use professional judgment and critical thinking when performing procedures. Documents diagnostic and interventional treatment and patient data in the appropriate records. Documentation must be timely, accurate, concise and complete.