The Telemetry Tech monitors the ECG patterns of patients and facilitates the review and documentation of ECG strips.
Evaluates ECG rhythms and notifies the RN of dangerous arrhythmias and/or other changes.
Works collaboratively with hospital staff and other personnel in maintaining quality patient care in the clinical setting.
Participates in performance improvement activities to improve patient safety and quality of care. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers. Promotes a supportive, team-work oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities consistent with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of Bayshore Medical Center.
License / Certifications / Requirements
1. Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required
High school diploma or GED. Successful completion of an ECG/arrhythmia course required.
Six months of experience as a monitor tech preferred.
Successful completion of hospital and unit specific orientation. Effective oral and written communication skills. Proficiency with computer technology. Ability to work well with others in a team environment to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving and customer service skills. Able to read, write, speak and comprehend English. Will be required to work weekdays, weekends and holidays. Due to changes in patient census, may be required to leave early, rotate days off or help other departments.
HCA Inc - 17 months ago
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