Monitor Technician - Med/Surg - P/T with Benefits Night
Company: Hackensack University Medical Center
Location: Old Bridge
Posted on: June 5, 2021
How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack
Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the
lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each
and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational
health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care
capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to
apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career
all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.
A day in the life of a Monitor Technician at Hackensack Meridian
* Measuring and interpreting patient's heart rhythm and
documents on patient record per departmental standards. Uses clear
and complete communication with unit personnel when delivering
information about changes in patient rhythm Initiating and
discontinuing monitoring equipment on admission, transfer, or
discharge. Performs configuration as necessary. Serving as a
resource for training and troubleshooting to both Central Telemetry
and clinical areas. Troubleshooting monitors with nursing staff and
contacts Clinical Engineering as appropriate. Maintaining all
designated equipment, including telemetry, and transport monitors.
Developing a rapport and cooperative relationship with nursing and
other members of the multidisciplinary care team. Adhering to
confidentiality of information acquired pertaining to patients,
clinicians, employees, and visitors.
* High School Diploma Or Equivalent Diploma Required Successful
completion of the Heart Monitor Tech Course and Exam is required
Nursing Patient Care Asst or Unit Secretary work experiences in
department-Hospital Setting is strongly desired Current & Active
Monitor Tech work experience strongly desired Basic Life Support
(BLS)/Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for HealthCare Providers
strongly preferred Knowledge of basic anatomy and physiology of the
heart is strongly preferred Computer, order entry, basic Microsoft
office, and excellent communication skills required. Must enjoy
working with patients and families. * Telemetry experience
preferred Must be flexible and able to rapidly adjust to changes in
census. Ability to accept responsibility for accuracy and response
times to emergent and non-emergent requests.
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your
strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!
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