Nov 29, 2018

Electrophysiology Technical Specialist (Full-time, Days)

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Description** The Electrophysiology (EP) Technical Specialist provides technical and support services in the area of diagnostic and interventional EP services at Sutter Medical Center-Sacramento. The incumbent operates sophisticated, expensive, computerized electrophysiology equipment in providing quality patient care which results in accurate diagnosis and/or treatment of congenital or acquired heart disease. The incumbent performs patient care in a manner consistent with a safe and professional environment for pediatric, adolsecent, adult, and geriatric patients. This position functions in a highly specialized and unique area and must be adaptable to a varying work schedule. **Qualifications** **Education / Certification / Licensure / Registration:** + Associates degree is required in a physical science or healthcare related science is required. + Graduation from an accredited school of radiology technology with current radiology technology license in the state of California is preferred. + Current fluoroscopy permit from the State of California preferred. + Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification obtained through American Heart Association required. + American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification preferred. + Certification as a Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) is preferred. + North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology (NASPE) certification is required within two years of hire. + Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification Required + Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification Required **Knowledge:** Knowledge of cardiac anatomy and electrical physiology. **Experience:** Training and demonstrated background in electrophysiology procedures is required. Experience in a general Cath Lab and experience with pediatric and adolescent EP patients is preferred. **Skills and Knowledge:** + Working knowledge in electrophysiology is required, including cardiac anatomy and physiology, and diagnostic and interventional procedures. + Clinical research experience in EP, or a general Cath Lab is desireable. + Demonstrated proficiency in recognition and interpretation of ECG’s, and cardiac pathophysiology is required. + Knowledge of principles of radiation safety is required. + The incumbent will demonstrate the ability to operate a wide variety of physiologic monitors, recorders, radiofrequency ablation equipment, programmers, pacemakers, and defibrillators. + Computer skills include demonstrated proficiency in window’s based programs. + Should be adept at trouble shooting instrumentation and demonstrate resourcefulness in problem-solving. **Primary Location:** California, Greater Sacramento Area, Sacramento **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Day **Shift Hours:** 10 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Monday-Friday **Weekend Requirements:** None **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 80 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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