In the Cardiology clinic at Tripler Army Medical Center, this individual serves as a Cardiovascular Specialist. Their responsibilities include assisting with clinic management, scheduling patient care, and performing specialized cardiac tests and examinations, both invasive and noninvasive. They are trained to handle cardiac emergencies, assist with patient examinations, administer diagnostic tests to monitor heart conditions, and document the results. Furthermore, they provide support to physicians during diagnostic and interventional catheterizations, as well as perform diagnostic echocardiography studies. They work in coordination with the hospital staff to ensure seamless patient care.
Operating within the Cardiology clinic at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), this individual serves as a Cardiovascular Specialist. Their role involves assisting with clinic management and patient scheduling. They perform monitoring, scrubbing, and circulating procedures. Additionally, they provide assistance during balloon-expandable Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacements and valve implantations. They collaborate with cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and anesthesia clinics to ensure optimal patient care. It is their responsibility to maintain an adequate supply of materials, devices, and equipment for uninterrupted patient care.