Job Information

AdventHealth Cardiac Stress Technologist FT Days in Altamonte Springs, Florida

Description

Cardiovascular Stress Technologist - AdventHealth Medical Group

Location Address: 1613 North Mills Ave. Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Medical Group

  • Faith based & mission driven organization

  • Immediate Healthcare Benefits

  • Central Florida’s premier multi-specialty medical group

  • Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement

  • CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs

  • Positive working climate to support a work life balance

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full-time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Greets, and prepare patients for cardiac stress testing with appropriate history, proper skin preparation, and EKG lead placement.

  • Screens, communicates and responds to patient needs timely and appropriately. Informs patients and their families of anticipated or completed procedures, appropriate follow up with physician and schedulers.

  • Evaluates patients to ensure proper EKG tracing obtained prior to beginning any stress testing. Ability to recognize variances in EKG tracing and compare with previous tracing to determine when appropriate to be reviewed by the physician before beginning exam.

  • Reviews patient chart for contraindicate medications prior to exam. Maintains understanding of cardiac and hypertensive medications that could potentially interfere with cardiac stress testing.

  • Prepares departmental charts for Nuclear, Stress Echo, and Treadmill in timely manner.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Knowledge of the Quinton treadmill and Cardiac Science monitoring system, standard tests and procedures, and typical readings including arrhythmias and abnormalities.

  • Knowledge of typical patient reactions and signs of distress including the ability to recognize, report and treat potentially lethal arrhythmias.

  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the heart and cardiac medications

  • BLS certification required / ACLS certification preferred (If RN, ACLS is required).

  • Cardiovascular stress testing on-the-job training or completion of an approved CVT program is required.

  • Completion of FHG EKG tracing recognition exam and training will be required upon hire.

  • IBHRE (International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners) Certification is preferred.

Job Summary:

The Cardiovascular Stress Technologist is responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of cardiac rhythms and rhythm EKG analysis in person during treadmill and/or chemical stress testing; evaluation of online information, retrieval and triage of that information, preparing it for entry to electronic health record, and physician evaluation. Determines when an adequate test has been obtained and consults supervisor or cardiologist as needed. May take medical history, record vital signs, schedule patients.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Physician Services

Organization: AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AHMG Altamonte Springs

Req ID: 21039676

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.