Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: PRN FTE: 0.17 Shift: Varied Hours: Varied Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking an individual with experience in an Electrophysiology Lab to join our team as Electrophysiology Ablation Specialist - PRN. This is a unique opportunity for the right candidate to gain valuable experience in electroanatomic mapping and work collaboratively with a skilled team of professionals in the field. A critical support role in the EP lab, this individual would be responsible for assisting in the performance of complex ablation procedures including the gathering of and assisting in the interpretation of EP specific clinical data and intracardiac measurements (i.e. electrograms and 3-D mapping); functioning in the 1st assistant role during ablation procedures and device implants (pacemakers and ICDs); and acting as a resource to other staff regarding ablative and mapping procedures. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associates degree or equivalent knowledge, graduate of a CVT or EPT program and 3 - 5 years experience in Interventional EP Lab with extensive knowledge of EPS and device implant procedures, and 2 years experience mapping systems and ablation techniques required. NASPE/HRS EP or RCES certification required or within 3 years of hire date. ACLS and PALS required. Must have advanced knowledge of Electrophysiology: cardiac anatomy and physiology, ECG interpretation, intracardiac electrograms, EP procedures and protocols, ablation techniques and mapping systems. Thorough knowledge of principles of fluoroscopy/radiation safety, sterile technique, scrubbing, circulating and recording EP procedures and device implants required. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*: Able to stand, walk & sit frequently. Able to lift 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-50 lbs occasionally. Able to Carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally. Able to push 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-75 lbs ocassionally. Able to pull 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-75 lbs occasionally. Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping. *Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role. Why Hershey Medical Center? The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center s Heart and Vascular Institute has an excellent reputation as an international leader in the research, development and clinical use of heart pumps and artificial hearts. Penn State Health specialists are leading research and clinical trials to improve knowledge, care and treatment options for heart and vascular conditions. Penn State Health is a growing health system that offers a competitive salary, a collaborative and innovative environment, as well as an exceptional learning opportunities to help you develop. If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities. Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call ************ between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday Friday, email *********************************** or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance. Union: Non Bargained IND123 #LI-TB1 Associated topics: biomedical, biopharma, cytometry, health, histotechnologist, immuno oncology, immunology, medicine, patient, virus
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