Senior Associate - Cath Laboratory

Date: 4 Jul 2024

Location: Mysuru, IN

Company: Manipal Health Enterprises Private Ltd

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As a pioneer in healthcare, Manipal Hospitals is among the top healthcare providers in India serving over 5 million patients annually. Today we stand as an integrated network with a pan-India footprint of 33 hospitals across 17 cities with 9,500 beds, and a talented pool of over 5,000 doctors and an employee strength of over 20,000.

Manipal Hospitals is NABH, AAHRPP accredited and most of the hospitals in its network are NABL, ER, Blood Bank accredited and recognized for Nursing Excellence. 

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Job Details

No. of Openings: 1

Experience: Years of relevant experience

Job Summary

General Description of the Cath Lab Technician

  • Assist physicians in managing cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in the Cath lab, in the care of patients undergoing cardiac, Neuro, renal and peripheral vascular procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities of Cath Lab Technician

  • Assist physicians in managing cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in an invasive procedure , specializing in the care of patients undergoing:
  • Basic diagnostic catheterization procedures on patients with known and suspected congenital and acquired cardiac, renal, neuro and peripheral vascular disease.
  • Assisting Basic interventional procedures which may include any of the following: PTCA, balloon prep, stent prep and placement, rot ablator, IABP placement and operation ,

- Operation of the radiographic equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

- Maintain high standards to achieve quality patient care.

- Keep critical skills current.

- Patient interaction: and meet customer satisfaction

- Patient transportation, good communication and evaluation of patient status during the procedure. Handing over of CD to be done with acknowledgement.

- Provide specific care, preparation of access site according to lab standard practice, and perform EKG lead placement, blood pressure and pulse oximetry setup for hemodynamic monitoring.

- Sheath removal and puncture site haematoma to be monitored and to be reported if any.

- Charging of the consumables as per the protocols.

- Documentation of the procedures.

  • Procedural requirements: Unit preparation, fluid preparation with accurate drug concentrations (contrast) , maintaining stocks , daily QC checks, radiographic, hemodynamic and computer setup, and ensure room clean-up .

- Observe occupational and radiation safety regulations (wearing badges, lead aprons, goggles, gloves)

- Accurately documenting patient data

- Maintain sterile procedure, infectious control, observe all fluid patency of catheters, balloons and manifolds, and assist according to physician direction.

  • Indent, maintain, store and accounting of consumables.
  • Maintain inventory of stents and balloons.
  • Order entries and charging as per the hospital instruction.
  • Maintenance of catheters, guide wires, balloons packing and tracking of multi use of single use device as per NABH protocols.
  • Calliberation, maintenance and complaint handling of Bio medical Equipment’s.
  • Maintain cleaning, disinfection of Cath lab as per guidelines and maintain the checklist.
  • Ensure smooth running of the Cath lab.
  • Responsible for training of new joinees and provide support to the team
  • Report any untoward incidents.

Job Responsibilities

General Description of the Cath lab Technician

  • Assist physicians in managing cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in the Cath lab, in the care of patients undergoing cardiac, Neuro, renal and peripheral vascular procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities of Cath lab Technician

  • Assist physicians in managing cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in an invasive procedure , specializing in the care of patients undergoing:
  • Basic diagnostic catheterization procedures on patients with known and suspected congenital and acquired cardiac, renal, neuro and peripheral vascular disease.
  • Assisting Basic interventional procedures which may include any of the following: PTCA, balloon prep, stent prep and placement, rot ablator, IABP placement and operation ,

- Operation of the radiographic equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

- Maintain high standards to achieve quality patient care.

- Keep critical skills current.

- Patient interaction: and meet customer satisfaction

- Patient transportation, good communication and evaluation of patient status during the procedure. Handing over of CD to be done with acknowledgement.

- Provide specific care, preparation of access site according to lab standard practice, and perform EKG lead placement, blood pressure and pulse oximetry setup for hemodynamic monitoring.

- Sheath removal and puncture site haematoma to be monitored and to be reported if any.

- Charging of the consumables as per the protocols.

- Documentation of the procedures.

  • Procedural requirements: Unit preparation, fluid preparation with accurate drug concentrations (contrast) , maintaining stocks , daily QC checks, radiographic, hemodynamic and computer setup, and ensure room clean-up .

- Observe occupational and radiation safety regulations (wearing badges, lead aprons, goggles, gloves)

- Accurately documenting patient data

- Maintain sterile procedure, infectious control, observe all fluid patency of catheters, balloons and manifolds, and assist according to physician direction.

  • Indent, maintain, store and accounting of consumables.
  • Maintain inventory of stents and balloons.
  • Order entries and charging as per the hospital instruction.
  • Maintenance of catheters, guide wires, balloons packing and tracking of multi use of single use device as per NABH protocols.
  • Calliberation, maintenance and complaint handling of Bio medical Equipment’s.
  • Maintain cleaning, disinfection of Cath lab as per guidelines and maintain the checklist.
  • Ensure smooth running of the Cath lab.
  • Responsible for training of new joinees and provide support to the team
  • Report any untoward incidents.

Competencies

Lead Self : Emotional Intelligence
Lead Self : Ethics and Personal Credibility
Lead Stakeholders : Patient Centricity

Skills

Education

Bachelors in Cardiology