HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Sec/Monitor Technician in Hudson, Florida
The Unit Secretary/Monitor Tech acts as the primary clerical resource for the unit as well as monitors patients' EKG waveforms in a centralized monitoring station.
Duties and responsibilities include:
• Performs a range of clerical duties that support the operations of the unit. • Acts as unit receptionist greeting and directing visitors. • Assists in the ordering, receipt and storage of supplies. • Assembles patient charts. • Answers unit telephone, transferring calls, determining when staff members should be paged and taking and forwarding messages. • Serves as an important link in the communication chain ensuring information is transmitted between nursing personnel, other hospital personnel, physicians, patients, family members and other guests. • Assists in entering patient information in Meditech computer system. • Maintains nursing station in neat and orderly manner. • Completes special projects for unit director, supervisors and charge nurses. • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. • Orients and mentors new staff members.
Qualifications include: · Minimum of a high school degree or equivalent required. · BLS through the American Heart Association required upon hire. · Previous clerical experience and CMT/cardiac experienced preferred. · Previous experience as a unit secretary and monitor tech in a hospital setting preferred. · Strong customer service skills required. · Familiarity with medical terminology is desired. · Computer literacy is required. · Completion of basic EKG/Arrhythmia course. · Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Title: Unit Sec/Monitor Technician
Location: Florida-Hudson-Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point - Hudson
Requisition ID: 00311-6192