Every member of the Legacy community moves toward a common goal of providing the best possible care in the most compassionate environment. Your skills as an electrophysiology technologist (EP Tech) will help to fulfill that goal. As you provide support for procedures in the Cath Lab according to physician’s orders, you will be extending professional, expert care to the patients we serve.
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in North Portland plays a vital role as a local and regional leader in serious clinical illness or injury. With around-the-clock expertise for critical health issues, including experts in trauma, heart care, burns, significant wounds, stroke, brain surgery and more, Legacy Emanuel is central to the health of our community and critical to the care of the Northwest.
***This position offers a $2,500 Hire-on-Bonus and Relocation assistance. Our Legacy Health Recruitment Consultant will give you more information.***
An electrophysiology technologist performs support during electrophysiologic procedures such as diagnostic EP studies and ablations (with or without 3-D mapping) in the Cath Lab setting. Duties performed in accordance with physician orders include scrub assistance, operation of electrogram monitoring and pacing software, electrogram data gathering and interpretation including measurement of intracardiac intervals, operation of radio-frequency generators, operation of 3-D mapping systems, operation of intra-cardiac echo and operation of programmable stimulators.
At least one-year previous experience in the field of electrophysiologic procedures in a Cardiac Catheterization/Angiography Lab is required.
Thorough understanding of the principles of electrophysiology and in particular the electrophysiologic anatomy of the heart is required. Understanding of the variety of electophysiologic equipment and their adaptation to specific generators and knowledge and understanding of multiple advanced mapping systems (currently ESI and Carto systems) is required. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
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Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled
RCIS (Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist) preferred.