Telemetry Monitoring Technician Nights - Centralized Monitoring at

Recruiter
HonorHealth
Location
Scottsdale
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Feb 2021
Closes
27 Feb 2021
Job role
Accountant
Sector
Healthcare
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
OverviewHonorHealth is a non–profit, local community healthcare system serving an area of 1.6 million people in the greater Phoenix area. The network encompasses six acute–care hospitals, an extensive medical group, outpatient surgery centers, a cancer care network, clinical research, medical education, a foundation and community services with approximately 12,300 employees, 3,700 affiliated physicians and 3,100 volunteers. HonorHealth was formed by a merger between Scottsdale Healthcare and John C. Lincoln Health Network. HonorHealth's mission is to improve the health and well–being of those we serve.ResponsibilitiesJob SummaryMonitors and interprets cardiac rhythms at the central telemetry station.The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his/her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age–specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's departmental policies and procedures Monitors waveforms and identifies normal rhythms and dysrhythmias. Documents rhythm strip every shift and as needed with any changes in rhythm. Troubleshoots and maintains telemetry transmitters and receivers. Communicates with the healthcare team of any abnormal rhythm or changes in a patient's rhythm.Assists, provides input, and serves as a resource to the healthcare team.Provides customer service by addressing or redirecting questions or concerns from patients, families, caregivers, visitors or healthcare team members.Maintains unit and other regulatory education requirements. Participates in continuing education, quality improvement activities, and supports membership in technical organizations.Utilizes material resources in a cost–effective manner. Recommends cost–saving measures within the department or unit.Responds appropriately to crisis/emergency situations. Seeks guidance from appropriate resource relevant to the situation.QualificationsEducationHigh School Diploma or GED RequiredExperience Must be able to pass EKG Class Required

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