ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY (EP) TECHNOLOGISTApply Now Job ID 1499095 Date posted 01/28/2021
Facility :KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL
Interior Health is seeking casual Electrophysiology (EP) Technologist’s to join us at Kelowna General Hospital!
The ideal candidate will be an experienced EP Technologist who brings strong critical thinking skills and a passion for integrating best practice expertise to support decisions and actions. As a key member of the EP Lab team, you will have excellent organization and time management skills and a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively; whilst supporting teamwork and a commitment to excellence in the provision of client care.
The Electrophysiologist (EP) Technologist will work closely with the Medical Director of the EP Program to assist the Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the performance of electrophysiology lab procedures including EP studies and ablation; sets up and operates specialized equipment for the physiological data recording system and related computers, programmable stimulators, mapping system, and various generators for ablation procedures. The EP Technologist assists with sterile table preparation, and patient care at the table pre/post procedure, as requested by the physician and/or nursing staff. Operates and troubleshoots data recording systems, maintains database and generates statistics and workload reports.
This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Casual employment includes: short-notice, on-call availability; workload coverage during a temporary absence; and/or providing relief coverage in a specific position. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual positions and lead to regular employment.
Shifts are rotating Tuesday to Friday and shift times are 07:00 to 16:59.
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.
Interior Health offers excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills. Apply today!
Graduation from BCIT advanced certificate in Electrophysiology Technology or equivalent, plus two (2) years’ recent, related experience, including one year’s experience with programmed stimulator, geometric cardiac mapping systems, and cardiac recording systems or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Eligible for certification with Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) as a Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) and/or Certification with the International Board of Heart Rhythm Exam (IBHRE) as a Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (CEPS).
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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