Immediate Opening for Cardiac Cath Lab Technicians to support the Cardiac Catherization Laboratory at Keesler Air Force Base, MS.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Accurately documents procedure results within the appropriate electronic medical record used in the facility Composite Health Care System (CHCS)
  • First assistant to the physician as a cardiovascular technician or monitor/ circulating technician during any cardiac procedures such as left and right heart catheterizations, pacemaker implants, percutaneous vascular procedures, intra-aortic balloon insertions, transvenous pacemaker insertions, pericardiocentesis, loop recorder implant/explants, electrophysiology (EP) procedures, percutaneous interventions, and any other procedures performed within the cardiac catheterization laboratory (cath lab).
  • Participates in patient assessment, procedure set-up, teardown, and clean-up while incorporating safety, quality, and values aligned with trusted care and patient centered principles.
  • Ensures instruments and equipment are operational before, during, and after a scheduled procedure. Ensures equipment is maintained
  • Performs operational checks, inspections, calibrations, preventative maintenance, and quality control levels according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Assists with quality assurance controls, improvement efforts, staffing requirements, as well as data collection and analysis. Documents any quality control levels and follows Medical Equipment Repair Center (MERC) and manufacturer’s inspection requirements.
  • Complete daily duties as well as other related administrative duties under the oversight of the Cardiology department government representative, Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge (NCOIC) or Flight Commander.

Education and Certification

  • Must be certified as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) as determined by the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI).
  • Must have proof of certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support/Advanced Life Support (ACLS/ALS).

Experience

  • Minimum of two years of experience as a cath lab technician within the last four years. Must be fully trained and have the technical capability to operate and maintain highly sophisticated cath lab instruments and equipment during specialized cardiac procedures.
  • Must be able to stand while wearing up to 25 pounds of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for up to 4 hours.

Compensation and Benefits. We offer a full benefits package, competitive salaries, vacation and holiday pay. Contact us for further details.

  • Healthcare/Medical Plan – Several Options available including a PPO, EPO, or a high-deductible health plan with HSA
  • Health & Welfare (H&W) Employer Contribution – H&W is used to offset the cost of your elected benefits. Any unused amount will be deposited into your 401(k) account.
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 10 Paid Federal Holidays Annually
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Group Voluntary Term Life, Spouse Life, Dependent Life
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance Plans
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account

About Us.

Professional Performance Development Group, Inc. is a Department of Defense contractor. Our employees provide medical services, technical services, and professional support services at military medical facilities across the U.S. and Europe. We have been in business for 36 years and we have contracts with the Army, Navy, and Air Force. Our success is based on our commitment to our employees and providing services & solutions that meet needs and exceed expectations.

Contact Robert Espinoza at 210-253-3838 or by email at respinoza@ppdg.com.

Professional Performance Development Group specializes in sourcing Top Medical Providers to provide medical services at U.S. Government facilities. Your success is our aim and purpose.  In this role you will be able to grow and serve our military and their families.