HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Telemetry Technician in Orem, Utah
Timpanogos Regional Hospital provides compassionate, collaborative care to residents of Utah County, and has done so for the past 20 years. The facility contains 122 hospital beds and more than 700 employees and volunteers. With a culture for caring and a track record of excellence in patient care, Timpanogos Regional offers a full-spectrum of services, including a Level III NICU, a newly refurbished women’s center, an orthopedic program that has received a No. 1 ranking in Utah for the past seven years, a 24/7 Emergency Department, top-quality cardiovascular care, and much more.
Timpanogos Regional is part of HCA’s network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country. HCA and Timpanogos Regional are all about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and employees.
Located in Orem, Utah, Timpanogos Regional is surrounded by family-friendly attractions, thrilling outdoor adventures and cheerful community members. In 2017, TIME.com ranked Orem among the top 100 cities to live in because it’s safe, affordable and friendly.
Telemetry Tech: Full-Time Days The Telemetry Tech continuously monitors the ECG patterns of all telemetry patients. In conjunction with the RN, evaluates ECG rhythms, including cardiac intervals and alerts the RN to changes or life threatening alterations in the patients monitored, taking into consideration the age of patients monitored (i.e. adult and geriatric). Facilitates the documentation of ECG strips and patient vital signs.
Basic Arrhythmia Recognition within 6 months of hire.
Preferred: Current BLS certification
High School Graduate preferred.
Successful completion of a basic interpretation course required prior to beginning position.
Practical validation of ECG rhythm interpretation competency, either by unit-administered testing or by demonstrating correct ECG rhythm interpretation on-the-job, or both, required before completion of position orientation.
Advanced rhythm interpretation certification is required within 6 months of hire.
Experience: EMT-I, paramedic, or one-year experience as a CNA in a critical care nursing environment preferred. Basic Arrhythmia Recognition within 6 months of hire.
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Telemetry Technician
Location: Utah-Orem-Timpanogos Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 06042-41709