HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Cath Lab Tech/PRN/Per Diem in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is a 257-bed top-performing quality hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualified physicians in the area. It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers openheart surgery, anAdvanced Primary Stroke Centeraccredited by the Joint Commission and an Accredited Chest Pain Center. An affiliate of theUAB Cancer Community Network, Fort Walton offers aCancer Care Centerthat is accredited by theCommission on CancerCommission on Cancer. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center also provides advanced care for critically ill patients, including cardiovascular and trauma injury care, and emergency services, including a mainER,Pediatric ERandExpress ER. Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is in partnership with Twin Cities Hospital, located in Niceville. We are the parent company of theDestin Emergency Care Center (DECC)and the Rehabilitation Institute, both located on Airport Road in Destin.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, makes preparation, operates equipment and assists physicians in performing arteriogram, cardiac catheterizations and other special procedures; performs hemodynamic monitoring and other duties as assigned. Perform radiographic procedures of a highly specialized nature to demonstrate vascular patency in a variety of anatomical parts. Recognizes the purpose of employment is to prioritize the patient as number one, and to put forth the utmost quality as a Cardiovascular Technologist. Perform examinations on patients of various ages from pediatric to geriatric.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * Associate Degree or equivalent in Radiological Technology or RCIS credential required

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * State of Florida license required if RT licensed required

  • ARRT registry required or RCIS credential Required

  • BLS–AHA Healthcare Provider certification required upon hire

  • ACLS required within 90 days of hire

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: * Must be able to demonstrate skills in 2 special areas and be able to cover call for those skills

  • Possess skill in 1 or additional areas and be assigned the majority of scheduled hours in that area

  • Successful completion of ARRT examination with a current license to practice radiographic technology or

  • Successful completion of RCIS examinations and credentials


  • Ability to deviate from normal techniques when necessary and to develop new and better techniques to keep the department up to date

  • Ability to determine exposure factors to achieve optimum radiographic images with a minimum exposure to patients

  • Ability to examine radiographs for the purpose of evaluating techniques, positions, and other related qualities

  • Ability to exercise discretion and good judgment with patients during radiographic procedures

  • Ability to position patient and adjust equipment to produce desired radiographic image

  • Ability to help patients from bed or stretchers utilizing proper body mechanics. Have to stand for long periods of time

Title: Cardiac Cath Lab Tech/PRN/Per Diem

Location: Florida-Fort Walton Beach-Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01307-6472