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Kawartha Cardiology


At Kawartha Cardiology, our first priority is the highest possible quality of patient care. Every team member, whether Clerical Support, Health Services, Nursing or other direct patient care, as well as our Physicians contribute and strive to maintain this goal everyday. Respect, trust and collaboration are the values we champion, with our employees, patients, and community. We are dedicated to ensuring a safe and respectful environment for our staff to better serve our patients and our community. Contact us today for more information about available employment opportunities and where to send your resume.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES


Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Job Description/Summary:

Kawartha Diagnostic Imaging (KDI) is looking for a skilled and certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist to join our dynamic team!

The successful applicant will be able to work independently and cooperatively as part of a team and will have demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, their families, co workers and physicians.

This is a full time position, Monday to Friday;  no evenings or weekends.

Role Summary:

  • Assist with radiopharmaceutical shipments including dose preparation and QC
  • Utilize safe practices in the handling of radioactive and biological materials in compliance with posted notices and CNSC license conditions
  • Use radiation monitoring equipment and perform contamination monitoring and decontamination as required
  • Set up of nuclear medicine equipment;  follow manufacturer’s operation and maintenance guidelines and participate in minor troubleshooting
  • Prepare, assay and administration of radiopharmaceuticals to patients
  • Ensure proper patient identification and history before starting procedures
  • Perform angiocath insertion and intravenous injections
  • Preparing patients to be scanned on the Gamma Cameras;  instructing or assisting patients during procedures
  • Perform thallium viability and rest MUGA testing
  • Collaborate with Stress Team to perform safe nuclear stress testing (both Exercise and Pharmacological:  Persantine and Dobutamine)
  • Perform ECG gating
  • Measure Blood Pressures
  • Maintain appropriate records
  • Assist with test scheduling
  • Assist with general office tasks
  • Communicate with patients, physicians and other staff
  • Report to Department Lead, Nuclear Radiation Safety Officer, Cardiovascular Clinical Coordinator and Executive Cardiologists.

Qualifications:

  • Experience performing Bone Mineral Density testing an asset
  • Compliance with all government regulations
  • Conducts examinations in accordance with KCC and KDI protocols, policies and procedures
  • Current valid registration with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)
  • Current, valid membership with the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario (CMRITO)
  • Basic Life Support (CPR) an asset
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Kawartha Diagnostic Imaging is a busy and progressive department housed in the Kawartha Cardiology Clinic (KCC) with 6 Cardiologists, over 80 clinical and support staff to serve a large geographical population.  Our facility offers an extensive range of services including specialized programs in vascular, stroke, diabetes and cardiac care.  We offer competitive wages, a benefit program and a pension program with matching employer contributions.

New grads are encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

E-mail your resume to careers@kawarthacardiology.com



Registered Cardiovascular Tech – Ambulatory Monitoring Department

Opportunity: Covering a maternity leave.

15 month contract position from June 2022 to September 2023 with the possibility to extend.

Monday to Friday- 8am to 4pm.

Why join us?

Kawartha Cardiology is a busy, progressive facility with 6 Cardiologists and over 80 clinical and support staff, serving a large geographical population.  Our facility offers an extensive range of services including specialized programs in vascular, stroke, diabetes and cardiac care.

Salary: KCC offers competitive wages.

Location: 327 Charlotte St. Peterborough ON

Ph-705.740.6888

Qualifications:         

  • CSCT registered and in good standing.
  • New graduates eligible to write CSCT exam welcome to apply.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ECG Interpretation.
  • Ability to perform and interpret patient’s vital signs
  • Knowledge of cardiac medications
  • Communicate clearly and compassionately with patients.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Able to perform manual blood pressures
  • Proficient on computers and familiar with navigating an EMR.
  • Basic Life Support (CPR)

Role Summary:

  • Scan and create preliminary holter and blood pressure monitor reports for Cardiologist Interpretation.
  • Apply holter and blood pressure monitors to patients.
  • Patient education
  • Cleaning/Disinfecting/Maintaining equipment.
  • PRHC In-Pt holter hook up (reliable personal transportation needed)
  • Report to the Ambulatory Monitoring Team Lead and Cardiologists as required.
  • Other tasks as assigned.
  • On-Site.

Contact:  careers@kawarthacardiology.com


Our Community


Kawartha Cardiology is located in downtown Peterborough, Ontario and has several outreach locations in surrounding counties. Our community offers a unique quality of life with its mix of city life, cottage country relaxation, natural scenery, and unique points of interest. The cost of living and real estate throughout the Kawarthas is more affordable than other urban and suburban areas comparable in size throughout Ontario. When you work and live in the Peterborough area, you will spend less time in traffic and more time enjoying life.


Peterborough Economic Development describes our community as: “A thriving City, Peterborough has all of the shops, services, and amenities that anyone could possibly need. Rich in arts, culture, and heritage, the community is renowned for producing musicians and artists – and also for attracting world-renowned artists to our many venues and festivals. We offer an incredibly inviting restaurant scene – known for its culturally diverse use of area meats, dairy, and produce. With an abundance of nationally recognized retail chains in the suburbs of the City, our downtown offers a multitude of theatres, shops, restaurants, pubs, and bars to choose from. No matter the atmosphere, you can find it here, in Peterborough.”


Recruitment Process


While we appreciate all applications, we will only contact those individuals selected for interview.


We are committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. Accommodation will be provided as part of our hiring process (if accommodation is required, applicants are requested to make their needs known in advance).