HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician, Central Monitoring, PRN, Nights 7P-7:30A in Loxahatchee, Florida
Palms West Hospital Monitor Technician, Central Monitoring PRN (.001 FTE) Nights 7p-7:30a * *Loxahatchee, FL
Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, major and emergency surgery. What truly differentiates Palms West from the rest, are our people, a team of dedicated healthcare professionals who understand that a hospital stay can be an especially trying period for a family and who do everything they can to make the experience less stressful. Palms West has established a position of medical leadership by listening to the needs of people in our community and responding with compassionate, quality health care and innovative new services that meet those needs.
Located on a spacious 94-acre campus in Palm Beach County, the surrounding areas are: Wellington, which is a community known for its abundant parks, quality schools, attractive neighborhoods and equestrian interests. Royal Palm Beach, is 10 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean and is located in the central part of Palm Beach County which is in the Southeastern part of the State. Loxahatchee located in Palm Beach County Florida is known for its large acreage parcels, new homes, and equestrian community /Palms West Hospital is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/
/Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. / / / _Job Description_
Responsible for monitoring the assigned central telemetry of the adult age patient and documents sample strips indicating unusual rhythm as well as arrhythmias; reports changes in telemetry screens for immediate follow-up action; reports equipment problems for corrective action.This position requires knowledge of medical terminology and familiarity with medical technology as it relates to nursing. The ability to retrieve data from the hospital's information system is required along with the ability to communicate information in a written and auditory fashion. The ability to interact with the public and medical staff is also required. This position requires documented additional training in Cardiac Rhythm interpretations and the ability to recognize and report abnormal Cardiac Rhythm.
- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Successful completion of didactic and clinical base EKG examinations or State of Florida Licensed Paramedic.
- Maintains and respects patient confidentiality.
- Good communication skills and ability to use proper channels of communication.
- Score of 90% of better or better on Rhythm Test.
Physical Requirements * The employee must possess physical capacities at least in an amount equal to the physical demands made by the job. * Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lift and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds. * Lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling of objects and instruments in the performance of this job. * Stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling in the performance of this job. * Reaching, handling, fingering and feeling of objects and instruments in the performance of this job. * Talking and hearing in the performance of this job. * Obtaining impressions through the eyes of the shape, size distance, motion, color or other characteristics of objects.
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Monitor Technician, Central Monitoring, PRN, Nights 7P-7:30A
Location: Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach
Requisition ID: 00477-7244