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