Registered Nurse (RN) and Cardiovascular Technologist Staff – EP Lab

  • Caromont Health
  • Gastonia, NC, USA
  • Feb 07, 2024
Full time Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT) Registered Technologist (RT) Registered Nurse (RN) Techologist Student

Description

CaroMont Health is hiring a Full Time Registered Nurse (RN) and a Full Time Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT) to work Day shifts within our expanding Electrophysiology Lab at the CaroMont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia, NC!

Sign-on Bonus up to $13,000 based on experience!

Responsibilities: 

  • To perform diversified duties in the Electrophysiology Lab and Hybrid OR, assisting the electrophysiologist intra-procedurally including preparation and positioning of patients, operation of x-ray equipment in radiological and fluoroscopic procedures, scrubbing, circulating, monitoring, and recording hemodynamic parameters according to policy. 

  • The RN/CVT will be competent to monitor, circulate, and scrub diagnostic and interventional electrophysiology studies, ablations, and device cases such as: generator changes, PPM and ICD implants including complex CRM devices, device explants, lead extraction, venogram, temporary PPM, left atrial appendage closure, implantable loop recorders, and operation of cardiac stimulator. 

  • Responsibilities may also include training new or existing employees. 

  • Must complete corporate and department-specific skill validations and maintain core competencies.

The RN/CVT Staff may progress to RN/CVT Intermediate or RN/CVT Advanced by completing skill validations and maintaining competencies to monitor, circulate, and scrub additional EP Lab procedures.

** See EP Lab Career Advancement Ladder document for additional details

Company

CaroMont Health

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Job Requirement

RN Qualifications:

  • Able to communicate and collaborate effectively with staff, patients, physicians, and families to achieve positive outcomes.
  • Current RN license to practice in NC (NC licensure or multi-state (compact) license required).
  • BLS/ACLS certification required. 
  • Experience in an EP Lab, Cardiac Cath Lab, Interventional Radiology or other procedural setting, critical care, ED, telemetry, or other cardiac nursing background is preferred.
  • CEPS or RCES certification preferred

CVT Qualifications:

  • Able to communicate and collaborate effectively with staff, patients, physicians, and families to achieve positive outcomes.
  • BLS/ACLS certification required. 
  • Experience as a cardiovascular technologist in a Cardiac Cath Lab or EP Lab preferred.
  • CEPS or RCES certification preferred.
  • Graduate of an approved cardiovascular technology program preferred.
  • Caromont Health may recognize alternative allied health credentials for applicants with experience in an EP Lab, Cardiac Cath Lab, Interventional Radiology, or other procedural setting.

Contact Email

nicholas.leary@caromonthealth.org