Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Technician - Cardiology Job in Scottsdale, Arizona

Department: Cardiology

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: Cardiovascular Technician assigned to the Heart Rhythm Service utilizes ECG rhythm identification skills to scan Holter monitors, receive pacemaker telephone and event recorder transmissions.

Interacts with patients while performing tilt table studies, placing monitors, and assisting physician with injectable loop recorder implantation.

Uses a variety of vended software applications.

Responsibilities: The Cardiovascular Technician performs diagnostic procedures that include, Holter monitor placement and scanning, Event recorder hook-up and transmissions.

Remote follow up of implantable loop recorders, and tilt table testing.

The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span.

The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required.

Qualifications: Requires HS diploma or G.E.D.

Must have strong ECG (EKG) interpretation skills and previous experience with Holter scanning or telemetry monitoring.

Additional Qualifications: Internal applicants must attach their 3 most recent performance appraisals.

Must be able to recognize abnormal rhythms and make appropriate notifications according to the unit's guidelines.

Must be flexible and able to adapt to changes in the workload, such as accommodating add-on patients.

Graduation from a cardiovascular technician, certified nursing assistant, or medical assistant program strongly preferred.

Availability to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends.

Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.

Strong computer skills preferred.

License or Certification: Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date.

Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

After completing an ECG review course, must be able to complete an ECG competency examination.

Benefit Eligible: Yes

Exemption Status: Non-exempt

Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

The minimum pay rate is $17.33 per hour.

Hours/Pay Period: 80

Schedule Details: Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

May have option to work four, 10 hour days per week.

Recruiter: Kjersten Jimison

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first.

We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.

We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert.

The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live.

The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources.

The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Other Patient Care

Job Posting Number: 73757BR

Cardiovascular Technician - Cardiology Job