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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician PRN in Wichita, Kansas

_Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER - Wichita, Kansas_ * * Monitor Technician * * Shift: PRN

Wesley Woodlawn, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients with convenient access to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Our 82-bed facility provides world class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings. Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER earned a national Excellence in Patient Care award from the Studer Group for a second consecutive year for its overall emergency department patient satisfaction scores, ranking in the 90th percentile nationally. * * Position Description: Observes, interprets and maintains records of cardiac rhythms of patients on cardiac or telemetry monitoring. Continuously improves services and processes. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. * Performs continuous telemetry EKG monitoring of cardiac patients * Maintains and troubleshoots the cardiac telemetry equipment * Documents rhythm interpretations on assigned patients * Documents and maintains accountability of all telemetry equipment * Communicates information about patient conditions (changes in rhythm analysis) with patient care providers on routine and emergent basis * Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command * Ensures decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification * Successful completion of Dysrhythmia Exam within allotted time frame, as specified in policy Required Knowledge and Skills * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Ability to perform clerical skills and proper phone etiquette * Possess basic personal computer skill * Multi-tasking and prioritization skills * Knowledge of cardiac rhythms Preferred Knowledge and Skills * Knowledge of medical terminology

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Monitor Technician PRN

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Woodlawn Hospital %26 ER

Requisition ID: 26330-20141