Cardiac Rhythm Device Management Tech. - O.U. Medical - Oklahoma City, OK
Location:
Oklahoma City , Oklahoma
Posted:
September 07, 2017
Reference:
00322-25613
Essential Functions/Duties:
  • Interacts with physicians, staff, patients and family to develop and implement the plan of care
  • Performs basic-level interrogation and programming of cardiac rhythm management, monitoring and/or recording devices in accordance with manufacturer guidelines and physician ordered operational parameters
  • Conducts post-device activation surveillance and functional checks via direct patient contact, as well as, trans-telephonic and other remote technologies
  • Performs periodic data downloads and makes device adjustments per prescribed protocols
  • Provides pre, peri and post-operative device management upon request
  • Ensures the proper labeling of acquired data from all device types/modalities
  • Communicates device interrogation findings and programming adjustments to the ordering physician and other members of the care team as appropriate
  • Provides individualized patient/family education specific to the type of device ordered
  • Ensures device data is documented and maintained per department policy
  • Makes recommendations for improving processes and quality of services
  • Performs non-clinical support tasks and other departmental duties as assigned

Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:
Education: • Associate Degree in Nursing with 1-year experience in a direct patient care or health-care related technology and services field Note: • Nursing staff must have graduated from a State and/or nationally approved school with a fully accredited training curriculum Experience: • Experience in a Cath Lab, Electrophysiology Lab, Exercise Physiology Lab or related health-care setting preferred Certifications/Licensure/Registrations: • BLS certification required for all direct patient care positions
  • PALS and ACLS certification required within 12 months of employment based on care area
• Successful completion of basic rhythm recognition course within 90-days of employment • Possession of a valid temporary license or permanent license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nurse Registration and Nursing Education as a registered nurse prior to entrance on duty (permanent license must be obtained within 3 months of appointment)

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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