Job Summary : At the direction of a electrophysiologist , operates cardiac diagnostic equipment in order to perform cardiac diagnostic studies including cardiac device checks, electrocardiogram, diagnostic studies including device follow-
up testing and remote testing for all device companies. Experience reviewing and managing remote device data.
Minimum Requirements : B.A. / B.S. Degree in nursing, cardiovascular, life science, engineering or technical discipline or certification in a recognized national cardiac association (ex : Certified Cardiac Tech, CCT).
Minimum of three years work experience working with cardiac devices.
Must demonstrate proficiency in function and maintenance of implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) and pacemakers. Ability to perform device interrogations, pacemaker telephone checks, full ICD / pacemaker interrogation, remote device transmissions, including accurate charting and reporting of device performance.
Troubleshooting critical device issues and take immediate steps toward resolution. Ability to interact and communicate effectively with clinical care team -
physicians, patients, and coworkers. Participate in a positive proactive inter and intra departmental communication.
Preferred Qualifications : Knowledge of medical terminology, specific to electrophysiology, cardiac anatomy and physiology, and cardiac dysrrhythmias.
Licensure and Certifications : Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification