Yolandi Pieterse

  • Cardiac Physiologist
  • South Africa
  • May 23, 2020
Full time Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT)

Personal Summary

To secure a position where I can utilize my skills and experience in a challenging and rewarding role within Cardiac Clinical Physiology. I am a skilled Clinical Cardiac Physiologist with five years of experience in Cardiac Cath Lab.

Have my own Practice, working for myself at multiple hospital Cath Labs around the province of Gauteng

o Netcare Sunninghill Hospital
o Netcare Linksfield Hospital
o Netcare Sunwardpark Hospital o Mediclinic Heart Hospital

o Montana Netcare Hospital

o Mediclinic Midstream Hospital

Cardiac Technologist involved in daily angiograms on patients with a 5 Year experience in the following:

o Stents & PCI o Rotablation o Angiojet o Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI’s)
o Instant Flow Reserve / Fractional Flow Reserve (IFR / FFR = Volcano & St Jude) o Left atrial appendage closure (LAA closure)
o Atrial septal defect closure (ASD closures)
o Patent Foramen Ovale closure (PFO closures)
o Optical coherence tomography (OCT imaging)
o Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
o Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (CTO PCI)
o Balloon aortic valvuloplasty procedure (BAV)
o Temporary pacemaker
o Right Heart Studies (Adults and Pediatric)
o Pediatric diagnostic catheterization
o Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
o Pacemaker implantations

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Experience in on-call emergency services
Computer literacy, quick to grasp new technology
Experience with 4 Hemodynamic Systems in Cardiac Cath Lab

o Sensis Hemodynamic System
o Philips Hemodynamic System
o Mennen Hemodynamic System (Mostly used for Pediatric Catheterization)

o Nihon Koden Hemodynamic System

  • I am Able:

  • To relate to a wide range of people from various cultural, professional and technical backgrounds

  •  Strong business acumen with an excellent understanding of effective systems and processes

  •  Safety conscious with strict adherence to health and safety regulations and guidelines

  •  Strong team player with the ability to work unsupervised and to work as part of a team in a busy

    department

  •  Always willing to take advantage of new technology and systems

  •  Displaying a high level of professionalism and confidentiality

  •  I am a driven individual and quick learner

  •  I have a strong drive, enthusiasm and proven organizational skills

  •  The ability to work as part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Mentoring skills

Work Experience

Cardiac Physiologist in Cath Lab
Nov 2014 - Jul 2020 Self Employed

 I am a skilled Clinical Cardiac Physiologist with five years of experience in Cardiac Cath Lab.

Have my own Practice, working for myself at multiple hospital Cath Labs around the province of Gauteng

Netcare Sunninghill Hospital
Netcare Linksfield Hospital
Netcare Sunwardpark Hospital Mediclinic Heart Hospital

Montana Netcare Hospital

Mediclinic Midstream Hospital

Cardiac Technologist involved in daily angiograms on patients with a 5 Year experience in the following:

Stents & PCI Rotablation Angiojet Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI’s)
Instant Flow Reserve / Fractional Flow Reserve (IFR / FFR = Volcano & St Jude) Left atrial appendage closure (LAA closure)
Atrial septal defect closure (ASD closures)
Patent Foramen Ovale closure (PFO closures)
Optical coherence tomography (OCT imaging)
Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (CTO PCI)
Balloon aortic valvuloplasty procedure (BAV)
Temporary pacemaker
Right Heart Studies (Adults and Pediatric)
Pediatric diagnostic catheterization
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Pacemaker implantations

Registered in South Africa:

  1. HPCSA (Health Professions Council OF South Africa)

https://www.hpcsa.co.za/

Registered as a Graduate Clinical Technologist in the category Private Practice Cardiology (Reg no: KTG 0002321) 

         2.  BHF (Board of Healthcare Funders of Southern Africa)

http://www.bhfglobal.com/

Practice Code Number – Solo Practice (075 008 0571474)

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Cardiac Clinical Technology
Jan 2013 - Nov 2014 Tshwane University of Technology Bloemfontein
National Diploma in Clinical Technology
Jan 2011 - Dec 2012 Tshwane University of Technology Bloemfontein
Matric (High School)
Jan 2005 - Dec 2010 Middelburg High School
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Aug 2019 - Aug 2021 Claassen & Claassen Training Academy
Advanced Cardiac Life Support ACLS
Oct 2019 - Oct 2021 Claassen & Claassen Training Academy