Cath Lab Coordinator (RN or RT) FTD

Full Time Job Category: Nursing Shift Type: Days
Arkansas Heart Hospital Little Rock, AR

Position Summary

Coordinates the daily procedure schedule ensuring each lab is staffed appropriately during the day. Responsible for ensuring the Cath Lab runs at the highest level of efficiency possible.

Work Schedule

12 hour shifts with flexible schedules to cover all shifts and weekends including call, as hospital needs demand.

Primary Duties

  • Manages the Cath Lab’s daily procedure schedule and communicates with Scheduling as needed regarding any questions.
  • Communicates with physicians prior to their scheduled cases to ensure they will be on time and informs them of any delays.
  • Ensures each lab is staffed appropriately throughout the day.
  • Manages the Cath Lab staff lunch schedule.
  • Ensures all vendors who walk into the Cath Lab are signed in to RepTrax and are only there by a physician’s request or for a specific procedure.
  • Communicates with Cath Lab supply staff and hospital supply staff to ensure each lab never has a supply shortage during a case.
  • Calls Day Patient or In-Patient floors to pre-op upcoming patients and instructs the Cath Lab transporter appropriately.
  • Before the end of each day, documents the next day’s procedure schedule and checks for appropriate staffing.
  • Calls the Concierge Desk as needed to communicate procedure updates/delays.
  • Overall, ensures the Cath Lab runs at the highest level of efficiency possible.


  • Education: Licensed Registered Nurse or licensed Radiology Technologist.
  • Licensure/Certification: ACLS/BLS required within 30 days of employment.
  • Experience: None required. Previous experience in a hospital cath lab is preferred.