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Signature Healthcare CVT/ RT - Special Procedures Technologist in Brockton, Massachusetts

Assists the attending cardiologist under direct order and supervision in cases in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory which include but not limited to:

  • Scrubbing

  • Panning

  • Angioplasty procedures

  • Flushes sheaths and maintains sheath integrity to ensure proper homeostasis

  • Assists with all balloon, catheter, sheath, and wire exchanges

  • Balloon/stent positioning and/or inflation

  • IABP Insertion/positioning

  • Assists in operation of mechanical atherectomy and thrombectomy devices

  • Deployment of groin closure devices

  • Sheath removal or suturing in place

  • Performs proper post access care and management (e.g mechanical closer devices, hemo-bands, manual compression, etc.)

    Demonstrates competency in performing catheterization procedures on patient’s ages adult to geriatric. Obtains hemodynamic and angiographic data by operating transducer and manifold. Participates, under a case-by–case physician decision, in all interventional procedures, including, but not limited to, cardiac and peripheral interventional procedures. Conveys pertinent patient history to the Physician in a fashion that is consistent with current pre and post care. Responsible for maintaining individual competencies consistent with guidelines established by the current cardiac catheterization laboratory standards. Performs other duties as required or assigned.