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Providence Health & Services Vascular Technician in Tarzana, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Vascular Technician (Per diem/Day shift) to Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

We are seeking a Vascular Technician who will be reporting to the Department Director or designee, and will be responsible to perform a variety of non-invasive cardio and vascular services: EKG, Treadmills, Venous, Arterial and Graft Imaging, Vein Mapping, Carotid Studies.

In this position you will:

  • SERVICE:

  • Promote patient, physician, customer and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect

  • Support and participates in activities that foster customer service

  • Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate

  • PEOPLE:

  • Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education

  • Attend and successfully completes general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements

  • Participate actively in department staff meetings

  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communications

  • Communicate effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Adult and Geriatric

  • Prepare patient for all procedures and test by attaching proper equipment

  • Set-up and operates equipment to monitor and record patient cardiac/vascular activities and documents all patient related data

  • Monitor patient and data, and inform physicians of any abnormalities

  • Calculate data obtained from testing. Enter data on patient chart

  • Work with various dials and manipulate transducer to obtain clearest possible images

  • Perform treadmill stress test. Follow standard protocol. Assist physicians during resting, exercise and recovery phases

  • Perform all routine and stat vascular studies

  • Prepare all vascular studies for interpretation and distribution

  • Perform EKG’s as time allows

  • Prepare EKG’s and Echocardiograms for interpretation and distribution as time allows

  • Demonstrate willingness & ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current BLS-HCP

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 30 days of hire

  • Experience in the field of diagnostic peripheral vascular

  • 1 year experience as a peripheral vascular technician

  • Proficiency in diagnostic vascular studies

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of vascular training school

  • Basic dysrhythmia

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Techs (Cath, EP and Other)

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 262629

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