Cardiovascular Technician - Cardiac Procedures
Full time
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August 20, 2019 - Sponsored by the Heart & Vascular Department

Obtain a CEU Credit - All healthcare professionals in or with an interest in cardiovascular care are invited.

Responsible for performing specialized technologist roles within the invasive cardiovascular procedure setting. Operates specific high technology equipment and utilizes products under the direction of a qualified physician to assist with procedures performed on patients which lead to the diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired heart and peripheral vascular disease.

  • Performs and supports image acquisition image processing physiologic/hemodynamic data acquisition and simple EP/3D mapping during invasive procedures; assists nurses with patient management.
  • Assists physician operator and invasive team before during and after invasive procedures.
  • Provides appropriate care to patients consistent with level of training.
  • Performs activities to support the service/departmental operation.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $23.76 - $38.02 Hourly


Education: Graduate of an accredited formal medical education program such as CVT EMT Paramedic Radiography Respiratory Therapy Exercise Science or similar field or Associate's Degree in a Health Sciences related field.

Experience: No experience required. Clinical patient care experience strongly preferred

Licensure: RCIS (Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist) RCES (Registered Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist) or ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) preferred. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider Basic Life Support certification required.


Job requires standing for prolonged periods and frequently bending/stooping/walking. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

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