HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician in San Jose, California
Regional Medical Center of San Joseis a 247 bed hospital with a Level IITrauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services includingCardiovascular,Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery,Interventional Pulmonology, along withmulti-organ Cancer Care, and services forWomen and Children.
Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certifications as aComprehensive Stroke Centerand a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is acertified Chest Pain Center, Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. The hospital has also been recognized by U.S. News and World Report and The Joint Commission as a top performing hospital.
The Nursing teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at San Jose Regional Medical Center/Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.
Schedule: 0.6 (24 hours per week), Shift: Nights with rotating weekends. Internal Posting Period: 09/14/2017 - 09/21/17
POSITION SUMMARY: Responds to alarms and interprets rhythms, alerts RN when indicated. Consistently and timely transcribes physician orders 100% of the time. Alerts RN to STAT and NOW orders. Consistently, accurately and timely, addressographs patients charts, sends charts to medical records after discharge, and adds chart forms as needed. Monitors all persons entering the unit, monitors unit phone, notifies appropriate staff member of any potential problem. . Utilizes charge nurse and resources to assist in decision-making process. Maintains a safe working environment, adheres to all hospital policies and procedures and reports problems or concerns to charge nurse or Manager.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: BCLS, EKG recognition class, basic medical terminology class Preferred:
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: Preferred: Medical order entry, monitor tech
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: High school diploma, EKG recognition class, basic medical terminology class Preferred: Nursing student KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Minimum: Preferred:
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: See physical requirements attached
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Monitor Technician
Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Requisition ID: 08385-18589