Cardiovascular Technician


  • Location: Coeur D'Alene, ID
  • Posted: Jan 17, 2020

Job Description


Heart Services - Cardiac Cath Lab
Full Time, Days
Requisition # 25002

Kootenai Health is seeking a cardiovascular technician to join our team!

About the Job

As a cardiovascular technician on our team, you will perform diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterizations and other related procedures. You will insert small catheters through a needle into the blood vessels and into the heart so that X-rays, angiograms and other recordings can be taken to determine the heart's structure and function. You should be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. You will rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. You may perform a variety of tasks while working under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications

Availability
- Must be available to be on call as needed and able to arrive at the hospital within 20 minutes of a page when on call.

Education
- Graduate of an approved Cardiovascular Invasive Technology training program required (or two years of experience in lieu of education.)

Credentials
- ACLS required within 6 months of hire.
- BLS required within 60 days of hire.
- RCIS preferred

Skills
- Demonstrated ability to scrub, monitor and circulate on the following procedures: diagnostic cardiac catheterization, interventional cardiac procedures, pacemakers, and intra-aortic balloon.

Why Kootenai Health?

Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned Level II Trauma hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community.

Employer Highlights:

3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho.
Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first health care organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally owned and independent health care provider.
Most Wired / Wireless Hospital, Hospital & Health Networks Kootenai is consistently named one of the 100 Most Wired hospitals in the country. In this same survey, Kootenai also earned a spot on the list of Top 25 Most Wireless hospitals.
3 Time Gallup Great Workplace Award Winner Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world!

Employer Benefits:

Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits! 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees.
A tuition assistance program! If you want to further your education, well help you pay for it!
Looking forward to retirement? Well help you with that! We offer a 457 retirement plan through Fidelity with a match of 3-6% based on years of service and defined contribution account which puts 2% of your annual income into a retirement account for you.
Convenient Daycare near campus!
Competitive wages and annual increases!
An award-winning and incentive-driven wellness program!
Employee reward, recognition, and retention programs!
Professional development and leadership training opportunities!
And much more!

Have you considered a career at Kootenai Health? Maybe you should!

Employment Type


  • Full Time, Days

Kootenai Health

2003 Kootenai Health Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Opened: 1958

Phone: (208) 625-4620

Fax: (208) 625-4620

Web: http://www.kootenaihealth.org

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