Cardiac Device Technician

Location
Hermitage, Tennessee
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 13, 2018
Closes
Mar 27, 2018
Ref
20451-64696
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

Exciting opportunity to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services!
  We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do great work with us, so we are excited to say we have an amazing tuition reimbursement program to help you further your career with our organization!   The HCA Physician Services Group (PSG) is the physician and practice management solution for the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA).  We manage a collection of highly motivated healthcare professionals and innovative leaders who are committed to excellence in every aspect of their career.

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Seeking a Cardiac Device Technician
for our Centennial Heart at Summit Practice to provide thorough, proficient pacemaker and AICD interrogation and re-programming to cardiac device patients in person, remotely, and/or via phone transmission.  Technician will be responsible for initial device analysis, preliminary report generation, and alerting physician or non-physician practitioner to urgent issues requiring further attention.

 

DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Interrogate, interpret, and re-program cardiac devices with minimal physician supervision. 
  • Trouble shoot critical device issues and take immediate steps toward resolution.
  • Collaborate with physicians regarding device status and accurately document device analysis in EMR for review.
  • Educate patients on all aspects of their device including remote monitoring and follow-up protocol. 
  • Ensure charges are accurately captured for device interrogation.
  • Schedule patients for device appointment follow up in EMR and remote website.  Immediately contact “no show” patients to ensure they are re-scheduled.
  • Assist EP nurses and non-physician practitioners in the delivery of patient teaching.
  • Consistently travel to regional offices for assigned device clinics.
  • Participate in positive, proactive inter- and intra-departmental communication.
  • Promote a healthy clinical environment and good working relationships.
  • Serve as resource to physicians and other practice employees regarding device patients and services.
  • Keep equipment in good working condition and notify appropriate personnel of problem areas or safety issues.
  • Ensure programming rooms are adequately stocked with necessary supplies.
  • Participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations.

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