Penn State Health EP Technologist I - Heart & Vascular Electrophysiology Lab in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible to work in a team setting to provide care to patients in the Electrophysiology Laboratories. Assist the EP Physicians during all EP procedures, EP studies, Cardioversions, Device Implants, Ablations, etc.
Either: (A) Graduate on an EP Program, or (B) Graduate of a CVT Program plus 1 year of EP lab experience, or (C) Graduate of a CVT program plus 2 years of invasive cardiology experience required.
Must obtain RCES certification within 18 months from date of hire.
Must obtain BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications within 3 months from date of hire.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Effective written/oral communication and critical thinking skills required.
Must be able to function as a collaborative team member.
Time management and organizational skills required.
Understanding of engineering principles of various ICD/Pacemaker devices required.
Ability to troubleshoot devices and implement necessary emergency measures if needed required.
If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained
Position EP Technologist I - Heart & Vascular Electrophysiology LabLocation US:PA:HersheyReq ID 20087