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Cardiac Device Specialist MSMH

Location: Lewiston, NY, United States
Date Posted: Nov 27, 2019

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Job Description

Facility: Mount St Marys Hospital

Status: Full Time

Work Schedule: Days

Bargaining Unit: ACE Associates

Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No

Hours: 8:00am-4:00pm, 9:00am-5:00pm,Monday-Friday, no fixed schedule, variable days Monday-Friday **** Shared FT Position between Sisters of Charity Hospital/Mount Saint Marys Hospital *****

Shift: Shift 1:

FTE: 1.000000:



Summary:
Clinical position providing comprehensive services to patients who have implanted cardiac devices including pacemakers, implantable loop recorders, resynchronization devices and/or Implanted Cardio-Defibrillators (ICD's).


Responsibilities:


EDUCATION
  • B.A. / B.S. Degree in nursing, cardiovascular, exercise science, life science, engineering or technical discipline or certification in a recognized national cardiac association (ex: Certified Cardiac Tech, CCT). In lieu of B.A/B.S. Degree, must have ten (10) years of experience as a cardiac device/pacer specialist as determined by management.
  • ACLS or equivalent training required within one (1) year of employment.
  • BLS certification required
  • NASPE certification (Testamur NASPExam AP - Cardiac Pacing and Cardioversion Defibrillations) is preferred.

EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of experience working within a Critical Care, Cardiology, Electrophysiology, or similar specialty environment is required
  • Previous training/experience in Clinical Cardiology and/or cardiac device management is preferred
  • Ability to read and identify abnormal arrhythmias and arrhythmia interpretation is preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
  • Has a thorough understanding of pacemaker and ICD technology. Maintain competency in evaluating and programming all devices currently implanted in group device clinic patients.
  • Is able to access device company resources (e.g. local reps, technical services, device manuals and publications) to acquire and maintain skills and knowledge necessary for maintaining competency.
  • Attends in-services, conferences and keeps abreast of current literature regarding cardiac devices and related cardiology.
  • Exhibits a thorough knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology, disease processes and treatments.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, specific to electrophysiology, cardiac anatomy and physiology, and cardiac dysrhythmias.
  • Exhibits a thorough knowledge of various cardiac medications.
  • Ability to simultaneously maneuver multiple projects and priorities.
  • Must be willing to travel to multiple offices and/or hospital locations to accomplish research, clinical and administrative objectives.
  • Possesses strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Maintains ACLS competency and initiates ACLS and other emergency care as necessary and appropriate.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good computer skills.

ENVIRONMENT
  • Ability to travel to and work at other Trinity Medical facilities and/or physician practice offices
  • Normal heat, light space, and safe working environment; typical of most office jobs.
  • Occasional exposure to one or more mildly unpleasant physical conditions.


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