Student Cardiovascular Tech-Cath Lab (PRN)

PRN Job Category: Hospital Shift Type:
Arkansas Heart Hospital Little Rock, AR

Provides clerical and technical support to the Cath Lab Department under the supervision of the Technical Supervisor or coordinating Cardiovascular Technologist.

Primary Duties

Patient Care:

  1.  Completes a comprehensive assessment on patients of all ages under the supervision of a Registered Technologist
  2. Obtains pertinent medical history from patient by observation or with oral communication under the supervision of a Registered Technologist
  3. Performs patient assessment to determine:
    1. Patient’s physical ability to undergo the imaging procedure as needed under the supervision of a Registered Technologist
    2. What patient care is needed during the procedure under the supervision of a Registered Technologist
    3. What modification of the procedure may be required by the age of the patient under the supervision of a Registered Technologist
    4. If there are contraindications to performing the procedure as ordered under the supervision of a Registered Technologist.

Qualifications/Specifications

  • Education:  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Minimum of twelve (12) months education in a JRCERT accredited School of Radiology
  • Licensure/ Certification: BLS certification
  • Experience:  Twelve (12) months education in a JRCERT accredited School of Radiology