Ann Arbor, MI
Job posting number: #7067618
Posted: July 9, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJob Summary
The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is currently seeking an Electrophysiology Technologist to work in its busy Cardiac Procedures Unit Electrophysiology Laboratory. This position is located at the Cardiovascular Center, Cardiac Procedures Unit, floor 2A.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Why Work at Michigan?
Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan Medicine is comprised of over 26,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world’s most distinguished academic health systems. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.
What Benefits can you Look Forward to?
Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day
2:1 Match on retirement savings
In addition, this role offers the unique opportunity to work alongside world renowned physicians as they train the Electrophysiologists of the future on a highly trained and experienced team. You’ll assist with revolutionary, cutting edge procedures in newly renovated labs.
Duties include, but are not limited to:- Assist physicians in the performance of various diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the Electrophysiology Labs.- Monitor and record data, work with a wide variety of complex computer systems and equipment, including troubleshooting as needed.- Collect and document information for multiple research protocols.- Assist with patient care as needed including cardiac resuscitation procedures and recovery of patients.- Work with fluoroscopic equipment.
Recent experience in an Electrophysiology/catheterization-type lab is necessary. RCES is required. If not certified upon hire, RCES exam must be successfully completed within 6 months of eligibility. ACLS certification required with 6 months of hire.Understands and demonstrates the core concepts of Patient and Family Centered Care (PFCC), including: Respect and Dignity, Information Sharing, Participation, and Team Collaboration.
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in an electrophysiology lab and/or training in an electrophysiology program. Working knowledge of and ability to operate various mapping systems. Completion of an accredited formal training course. Registration or certification as a cardiovascular technician.
40 hours, full-time. Days/evening, four 10 hour shifts, rotating days Monday through Friday. Overtime and on-call required.