Clinical Cardiac Physiologist

Job ID:19100
Title:Clinical Cardiac Physiologist
Location:Palmerston North
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Aug 03, 2020

Job Description

MidCentral District Health Board is recruiting additional cardiac physiologists as part of the overall development of their Cardiology Service. This includes participation in the establishment of an interventional cardiology service and a dedicated cardiac catheterisation facility. 

The Clinical Cardiac Physiologist role consists of a service to outpatients and inpatients by assisting in the provision of specialist cardiac investigations including: 

  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Left and right heart studies
  • Pacemaker follow-up and implantation
  • Exercise testing
  • Holter tape/event monitoring
  • Sesta Mibi
  • Echocardiography and PCI when the dedicated catheterisation lab is established. 

You will have the relevant clinical cardiac physiology work experience and hold the ASCT or CCP & MTEX qualification or equivalent. 

Experience in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and/or pacemaker implantation is desirable and would be advantageous, however, training would be provided as part of the development of the interventional service. 

You would also need to have proven computer and keyboard skills, and the ability to work as a team member within a busy environment. 

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the Clinical Physiologists Registration Board (CPRB), New Zealand.

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