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AdventHealth Telemetry Tech FT Nights in Lake Placid, Florida


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Telemetry Tech FT Nights AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring
  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Nights

YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Accurately interprets rhythm, rate and morphology of strips.
  • Enters patient data into cardiac monitoring system, assures location of patient and monitor coincide.
  • Prepares and maintains patient record from admission to discharge through documentation of rhythm strips at predetermined intervals and with each change in rhythm.
  • Communicates changes in cardiac rhythm, rate or morphology promptly to the primary care nurse and/or charge nurse.
  • Recognizes need for and initiates Rapid Response / Code Blue timely and accurately.
  • Maintains responsibility for monitoring equipment Manages unit supplies, activities, time, and other resources in a cost effective manner to reduce waste and unnecessary expenditures.
  • Follows infection control standards with telemetry packs.
  • Assures telemetry hardware is cleaned and returned to assigned location.
  • Admits, transfer and discharges patients accurately.
Qualifications
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.
  • Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within AdventHealth guidelines and applicable regulations.
  • Ability to communicate verbally in English and in written form with persons of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective and professional manner.
  • Critical thinking / problem solving skills
  • Teamwork, tact and conflict resolution
  • Organizational, multitasking and prioritization skills
  • Performs accurate documentation within the electronic medical record
  • Prior experience as a telemetry technician preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Successful completion of arrhythmia interpretation class prior to or within 90 days of employment.
  • Successful completion of arrhythmia test within 90 days of employment.
  • BLS certification
  • Telemetry certification preferred
 
Job Summary:

The Telemetry Technician under the supervision of a Nurse Manager / Director performs surveillance of cardiac rhythms. Reports changes in cardiac rhythm promptly to primary nurse and/or charge nurse.



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

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.

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