Cardiac Stress Technician
As a full-time Cardiac Stress Technician at Inova Fairfax, you will provide clinical services according to practice standards. Be the ONE to take the next step in your career - Apply Now.
- Work schedule: full-time; M-F 6:30a – 3:00p
- Education: High School or GED
- Experience: 1 year of acute Hospital and/or cardiology
- Certification: Cardiac Technician Certification or equivalent certification, LPN, EMT-Paramedic, Exercise Physiology degree, or Exercise Science degree; BLS from the American Heart Association
A day in the life of a Cardiac Stress Tech can look like:
- Under the direct supervision of the site physician or physician extender, performs various duties related to stress testing which include but are not limited to: patient preparation, assisting with the administration of exercise and pharmacological stress tests, IV insertion, ECG placement and interpretation, Holter monitor placement (where applicable).
- Reads and translates medical terminology written by physicians and/or physician extenders for obtaining ECG tracings, stress testing, and related activities as evidenced by direct observation.
- Practices an aseptic technique for initiating and maintaining intravenous canulation devices and related activities as evidenced by direct observation.
- Processes applicable testing, vitals signs, and required documentation for physician interpretation, accurate record keeping and billing, as evidenced by direct observation.
- Documenting patient information in the EMR, and demonstrate teamwork by communicating effectively and working cooperatively with others to optimize job performance and foster productive, working relationships. Review patient history to determine appropriate testing, including women of child-bearing age. Obtain and document routine vital signs.
- Other duties, as per the Job Description
WHAT’S YOUR VISION OF THE PERFECT WORK ENVIRONMENT?
You’ll find it at Inova.
Company Benefits and Perks:
At Inova, we strive to improve the health of the communities we serve, and that includes taking care of our team members, who help us fulfill our mission every day. That’s why we offer affordable, comprehensive benefits coverage for you and your family.
As a member of the Inova team, we encourage you to tailor your benefits to suit your needs. Join us and see how easy Inova makes it for you to perform at your very best at work, and live life to the fullest when you're done for the day.
- Dental, Vision, Medical Plans
- Paid Time Off
- Spending Accounts
- Student Loan Refinancing
- Additional Benefits
- Retirement Benefits
- Educational Assistance
- Bright Horizons Back-Up Child Care
- Life and Disability Insurance
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