HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Tech. PRN - Cardiac Tele (Nights) in McAllen, Texas
_Rio Grande Regional Hospital – McAllen, TX_ /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/
_Monitor Technician - PRN - Cardiac Tele Unit_
Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 30 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.
With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including: * 24-hour emergency room * Level III Trauma Center * Comprehensive cardiovascular care * The only pediatric heart program in the Valley * 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Rio Grande Regional Hospital is currently looking for a_Monitor Technician (PRN)__- Cardiac Tele Unit_ _ _ * Monitor, interpret and report data from telemetry monitor systems * Recognize rhythms with the potential to alter the patient’s physiology and report to licensed staff immediately * Document rhythm status per routine, for all changes and upon request during emergent patient interventions * Report changes inrhythm/rate to appropriate licensed personnel * Follow procedure for application to patient and troubleshooting monitoring equipment * Perform clerical, technical and communication functions as directed by the licensed staff * Maintain stock supplies for monitoring area * Maintain a safe work environment * Initiate Basic Life Support when necessary Qualifications: * BLS for Health Care Providers * Certified as telemetry technician by recognized program or the organization identified equivalent * Competency assessment of rhythm interpretation skills required prior to monitoring patients without supervision of licensed staff
Title: Monitor Tech. PRN - Cardiac Tele (Nights)
Location: Texas-McAllen-Rio Grande Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 00372-6159