HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician in Brooksville, Florida
The Monitor Tech monitors patients' EKG waveforms in a centralized monitoring station. The position's tasks and responsibilities include: * Interprets Rhythms and Arrhythmias. * Reports all changes in heart rate/rhythm to appropriate nursing staff. * Maintains Telemetry Supplies. * Records patient condition utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Performs duties with full understanding of related age specific factors. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Job Qualifications Include: * High School Graduate or equivalent. * BLS Healthcare Provider. * Completion of Basic EKG/Arrhythmia course. Demonstrated ability to interpret cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias. * Working knowledge of medical terminology. * CMT/Cardiac Experience Preferred. * Minimum 1 year of experience as a monitor tech in a hospital setting. * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Ability to remain focused and maintain concentration over extended period of time.Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Title: Monitor Technician
Location: Florida-Brooksville-Oak Hill Hospital - Spring Hill
Requisition ID: 00643-6364