Monitor Technician PRN
Location:
Webster , Texas
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
01533-76478
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center - Webster, TX
An HCA Affiliated Hospital



Monitor Technician/Telemetry Tech.

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , where sophisticated, world-class medicine meets the comfort, care, and convenience of a community hospital. For more than 40 years, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center has been providing high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive healthcare to the Bay Area Houston region.

Some of the services provided at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center include:
  • Breast Diagnostic Center
  • Cancer care
  • Diabetes management
  • Level III emergency department
  • ACR-accredited imaging center
  • One-on-one therapy
  • Neuroscience and neurology
  • Minimally-invasive and robotic surgery
  • Wound treatment center
  • Women's and Children's Center
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , a Top Performer on Joint Commission Key Qualities , opened its doors in 1972. Today, we have approximately 2,000 staff members and 900 physicians in multiple specialties - more talent and experience than any other hospital in the region.

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center is looking for a Monitor Technician/Telemetry Tech:

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Performs duties appropriate to the position and in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, and any other duties, as assigned.
  • Monitors all equipment for the proper functioning at start of shifts and notifies Bio-Medical and Director/Nurse Manager of any problems.
  • Is accountable for all telemetry units at start and end of shift.
  • Puts all interpreted cardiac rhythms with the patient's chart
  • Documents all admissions on 24-hour Telemetry Worksheet in logbook.
  • Documents a six-second strip swiftly and when changes in rate/rhythm occur, and makes sure all strips are properly interpreted.
  • Notifies Nurse of all rate/rhythm changes.
  • Responsible for maintaining and improving own job knowledge and skills.
  • Responsible for maintaining a customer friendly atmosphere.
  • Responsible for maintaining monitors in working condition while on or off patient, including notifying Biomedical Engineering of any maintenance needs.
  • Responsible for setting alarms at appropriate settings and sufficiently audible levels.
  • Responsible for knowing the normal ranges for vital signs being monitored.

Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.
    • Must complete basic EKG course or challenge EKG exam prior to hire and annually (minimum score of 85% required.
    • Allowed to repeat one time to score a minimum of 85% to maintain employment.)


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