HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician, Telemetry Department, PRN in Miami, Florida

Monitor Technician, PRN *(FTE .001) *Telemetry Department Kendall Regional Medical Center Miami, Florida _Facility Description:_ __ Kendall Regional Medical Center is a 412-bed, full-service hospital providing 24-hour comprehensive medical, trauma, burn, surgical, behavioral health and diagnostic services, along with a wide range of patient and community services. Kendall Regional Medical Center has been honored by being nationally recognized with many prestigious awards and accolades, including: Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals, a HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital (Top 5%) for Clinical Excellence, The Joint Commission Certification as a Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, and most recently, by the Joint Commission as a “Top Performer” on key quality measures.

/Kendall Regional Medical Center 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 four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/

_Job Description:_

The Monitor Tech monitors patients' EKG waveforms in a centralized monitoring station.

_Job Responsibilities Include but are not Limited to:_

  • Interprets Rhythms and Arrhythmias.
  • Reports all changes in heart rate/rhythm to appropriate nursing staff.
  • Maintains Telemetry Supplies.
  • Records patient condition utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Performs duties with full understanding of related age specific factors.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

_Required Job Qualifications Include: _ * High School Graduate or equivalent. * BLS * Completion of Basic EKG/Arrhythmia course. Demonstrated ability to interpret cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias. * Working knowledge of medical terminology. * CMT/Cardiac Experience Preferred. * Minimum 1 year of experience as a monitor tech in a hospital setting. * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Ability to remain focused and maintain concentration over extended period of time. * Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Monitor Technician, Telemetry Department, PRN

Location: Florida-Miami-Kendall Regional Medical Center - Kendall

Requisition ID: 01356-10492