HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Telemetry Technician PRN in McKinney, Texas

Telemetry / Monitor Tech *Work Schedule: PRN *

  • Monitor, interpret, & report data for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients 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 in pulse oximetry data to appropriate licensed personnel.
  • Follow procedure for application to patient & troubleshooting monitoring equipment.
  • Perform clerical, technical & communication functions as directed by the licensed staff.
  • Maintain stock supplies for monitoring area.

  • High School degree or equivalent.

  • Certified as telemetry technician by recognized programorsuccessfully completes the EKG Interpretation Course (6 sections) in HealthNet, completes the MCM Telemetry class as well as passes the telemetry test by a score of 90% or higher without missing any lethal arrythmias.
  • One year of experience as a monitor tech in a hospital setting is preferred
  • BLS Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association
  • Reasoning, mathematical and language skills are required.
  • Rhythm interpretation and communication of changes with the potential to alter the patient’s physiology and report to licensed staff immediately are required.
  • Must be able to communicate with many levels of hospital personnel.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Telemetry Technician PRN

Location: Texas-McKinney-Medical City McKinney

Requisition ID: 06264-99982