Allied Health - Cath Lab Tech

Location: Hialeah, FL

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

The Cath Lab Technician is a healthcare professional that works in the cardiovascular field. Catheterization Lab Techs spend the majority of their time in OR settings helping doctors during any and all cardiovascular procedures. Because of this, Cath Lab Technicians have to be able to react properly to high-stress situations, calmly and effectively.

Responsibilities

As a Cath Lab Technician your duties include:
  • Make sure the EKG equipment is running correctly before and during procedures.
  • Monitoring the patient’s vitals before, during and after their procedure to make Certain all safety measures are taken.
  • Review and thoroughly understand a variety of test results, and then also communicate those results with the patients and their families.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Catheterization Laboratory Technician within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

Benefits

  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • AFLAC
  • Referral Bonus
  • Renewal Bonus
  • 401-K
  • Joint Commission Certified

Hialeah, FL

If a travel nursing contract spent in a warm, tropical climate exploring one of the most exciting and eclectic cities in the US sounds like a dream come true, head to Miami. As a bustling city, there are endless options for exploration, especially for nurses that like to spend a contract trying out delicious local cuisine and experiencing galleries and museums.

Miami's South Beach is known for being a go-to stop for people watching during the day and exciting nightlife in the later hours. If you would rather relax after a busy shift, the beach stretches on for miles and miles and becomes a quiet retreat as you head north. You can also take a break from the city life and check out the nearby Everglades. The air-boat tour is a popular choice for prairies, swamps, and wildlife of the 'glades. 

Contract nursing's greatest perks are the varied adventures that travel nurses experience. While in Miami, you can see the city from above with a Miami Balloon Tour, experience the full range of Miami cuisine with a South Beach Food Tour. Sports fans will be excited to be in the home of the NBA's Miami Heat and might even be there during the excitement of the Orange Bowl.

With beautiful weather all year long, there is no such thing as a bad time to be in Miami. The endless activities and ways to explore this colorful city will be waiting for you whenever you make it there. Give Nurses PRN a call to find out what opportunities we have available!

 

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