assumes responsibility for the operation of the catheterization
laboratory. Operates diagnostic fluoroscopy equipment, monitors
patient vitals, performs routine calculations, and assists the
physician upon request. Prepares the procedure rooms, equipment,
and patient for the procedure. Also assumes responsibility for the
transmission and the verification of transmission of digital
angiography procedures on the network database.
Required - High School diploma or equivalent
Required - 1 year radiology and angiography experience in
order to become familiar with cardiovascular procedures
Required - Registered Radiologic Technologist or
Registered Cardiovascular Technologist
Current State and ARRT license in the state of practice
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of patient information. Must be proficient with
Windows-style applications and keyboard.
- Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally to
varying levels of individuals throughout the patient care
- Detail-oriented; experience performing complex tasks which may
be hazardous to the patient's welfare and skills to detect
- Interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and
courteously with a diverse group of internal/external.
visitors in a highly stressful atmosphere.
- An interest and curiosity to learn new procedures
- Knowledge of Heart and Vascular catheterization.
- Operates monitoring and recording devices under physician
direction to obtain necessary medical data and ensure patient
- Operates Radiographic fluoroscopy equipment to obtain
diagnostic images of coronary artery disease and peripheral
- Orders equipment in a timely and cost efficient manner.
- Turns on all of the radiographic equipment in the
- Assists nurse in checking patient in.
- Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including
but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to
the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be
performed, requesting permissions and communication style.
Other related duties as required. The above statements
describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an
exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and
skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at
The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, protected veteran status, or disability
Physical and Environmental Demands
The physical essential functions of this job include (but are
not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20
pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100
pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of
those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Because the incumbent works within a healthcare setting, there
may be occupational risk for exposure to hazardous medications or
hazardous waste within the environment through receipt, transport,
storage, preparation, dispensing, administration, cleaning and/or
disposal of contaminated waste. The risk level of exposure may
increase depending on the essential job duties of the role.