+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

CARDIOVASCULAR TECHNICIAN

  • Location:
    NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    TECHNICAL, TECHNICIAN, ARCHITECT, QA/ QS
  • Deadline:
    July 2, 2019

 

VACANCY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following position at the North-Central Regional Health Authority (NCRHA).

Cardiovascular Technician

The incumbent will be responsible for performing hemodynamic procedures, monitoring patient physiological parameters and assisting physicians during invasive cardiovascular examinations at the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of heart and vascular disease.

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Participate in hemodynamic procedures.
  • Perform hemodynamic measurement procedures.
  • Assist with interventional procedures.
  • Assist with implant of pacemakers by establishing lead integrity, and performing pacemaker programming.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in use of equipment, i.e. Temporary External Pacemaker, Pacemaker Programmer, Intra-aortic Balloon Pump, Hemodynamic Monitoring System.
  • Perform equipment calibration, quality control checks, safety checks and troubleshooting.
  • Assist in the evaluation of new equipment and accessories.
  • Monitor and record patient physiological parameters during procedures.
  • Perform, record and analyze electrocardiograms.
  • Communicate patient parameters to appropriate staff.
  • Recognize and communicate abnormal patient events i.e. life threatening or unusual heart rhythms to appropriate staff.
  • Communicate within the department to relay important information.
  • Communicate with other departments to relay important information.
  • Document and archive relevant information.
  • Use appropriate medical terminology in written and verbal communication.
  • Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality.
  • Assist with managing inventory and supplies.
  • Apply aseptic techniques and infection control policy and procedures.
  • Provide in-service training and education for students and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Participate in the review of departmental policies and procedures.

 

Minimum Qualifications, Requirements and Experience:

  • Diploma/Certificate in Cardiac Technology.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in a similar position in a Cardiology Laboratory.

 

*Certificates acquired at foreign universities MUST be supported by certified transcripts as well as evidence that the completed programme is accredited in Trinidad and Tobago.

 

Applications must be submitted along with Curriculum Vitae and copies of certificates by

July 02, 2019 to:

 

Office of the General Manager, Human Resources

North-Central Regional Health Authority

Building # 39, Third Floor

Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex

Champs Fleurs

OR

E-mail: employment@ncrha.co.tt

Unsuitable/late applications will not be acknowledged.

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