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Top 30 Cardiovascular Technologist Interview Questions

Question 1 of 30
How would you calm a patient who's overcome by extreme stress?
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"Procedures in our hospital can be very stressful for patients. Last week one of my patients was visibly shaken by a procedure she was told she needed. I took a few extra minutes to console her, explain all the details and answer all her questions. By taking a few extra minutes with this patient I was able to put her mind at ease."
As a medical professional, one of your best qualities is staying calm under pressure as well as keeping your patients calm. Share a story with the interviewer about a time that you were able to calm the nerves of a patient. Be sure not to use names and too many details.
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Question 2 of 30
When work gets stressful and you experience low moments what do you do to help keep your morale high?
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We all experience stress so it's important not to answer this question stating you don't experience work stress. Do you thrive and find your motivation through stress? Do you seek strengths from others? Do you take time away to spend it with your friends and family? Tell the interviewer of a time that you had work stressed and worked through it. Share a story of a time that you assisted a co-worker during a stressful situation.
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Question 3 of 30
What would you do if your patient went into cardiac arrest?
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Question 4 of 30
Describe the abilities you have in order to work with us as cardiovascular technologist.
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Question 5 of 30
How do you deal with a patient that is anxious about a procedure?
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Question 6 of 30
What would you co-workers say about you?
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Question 7 of 30
How would your boss describe you?
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Question 8 of 30
Are you available to work night shift?
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Question 9 of 30
What is your greatest strength?
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Question 10 of 30
In this position you'll be working in close proximity to cardiologists and coworkers. Is that they type of work environment that you'd be comfortable working in long term?
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Question 11 of 30
What are your salary expectations?
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Question 12 of 30
Where do you see your career one year from now?
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Question 13 of 30
Will you be willing to take a salary cut?
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Question 14 of 30
Think about a difficult boss, professor or coworker. What made him or her difficult? How did you successfully interact with this person?
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Question 15 of 30
Has anyone in particular been helpful to you in your growth as a cardiovascular professional?
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Question 16 of 30
What advice would you give others aspiring to work in the field?
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Question 17 of 30
Would you be able to lift and move a patient if needed?
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Question 18 of 30
Are you able to make decisions when under high levels of stress?
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Question 19 of 30
What are your key skills?
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Question 20 of 30
Describe a situation when you were able to strengthen a relationship by communicating effectively. What made your communication effective?
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Question 21 of 30
Give a specific example of a time when you used good judgement and logic in solving a problem.
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Question 22 of 30
How quickly do you make decisions? Give an example.
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Question 23 of 30
Tell me about yourself.
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Question 24 of 30
What is your greatest weakness?
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Question 25 of 30
Why did you choose this field?
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Question 26 of 30
How did your college experience prepare you for a career in this field?
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Question 27 of 30
We work in a multi-disciplinary environment here. What is your experience in such environment?
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Question 28 of 30
What qualities do you look for in a supervisor?
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Question 29 of 30
What are some challenges as a Cardiovascular Technologist?
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Question 30 of 30
What do you know about our hospital?
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About Cardiovascular Technologist

May 14th, 2017

As a Cardiovascular Technician you use a variety of procedures and instruments to diagnose and treat heart disease and vascular problems in your patients. You perform electrocardiograms (EKGs), stress tests and Holter monitoring. You may also perform more diagnostic tasks, using sonography and other types of non-invasive procedures as well as advanced life support techniques. Most Cardiovascular Technician positions are found in hospitals and require a 40+ hour work week that could include evenings, weekends, and holidays.

As a Cardiovascular Technologist you'll spend long hours walking or standing, and may be required to move heavy equipment or assist in moving patients. A few skills needed to be a successful Cardiovascular Technologist is great communication and empathy. You must have the ability to communicate technical information clearly to patients of all ages. Cardiovascular Technologists also must be patient and understanding to be able to calm patients who will be undergoing potentially uncomfortable and intimidating procedures.

When preparing for your interview, be sure to do your homework on the facility you'll be interviewing with. Get familiar with the equipment, population and providers you may have the opportunity to work with. Relay to the interviewer that you are a problem solver who is equally good with machines and people. Tell the interviewer that you are a critical thinker and your able to follow detailed instructions. Have a few situations in your back pocket to share with the interviewer that displayed your knowledge, patience and expertise in the field.

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