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AdventHealth Patient Unit Telemetry Tech in Land O'Lakes, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Days

Location: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Connerton

  • Specialty hospital for medically complex patients

  • Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence

  • Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC

  • Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate

  • Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program

  • Free prep courses for national certifications

  • Robust atmosphere for Clinicals - partnerships with multiple nursing, pharmacy, therapy and respiratory schools.

  • Preceptorship and residencies for Respiratory and Nursing

  • Opportunities to participate and lead in culturally diverse programs (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Employee Activity Committee, Spiritual Ambassadors)

  • Open-door campus culture promoting direct relationships with leadership and c-suite.

  • Full time chaplain on staff

  • Team Member rewards and recognition programs to include: Daisy (RN), Employee of the Quarter, Phil (Respiratory), Service Awards, TWCE as Nice

The role you’ll contribute:

Performs clerical and receptionist duties; patient and family rounding as “Goodwill Ambassador”, computers and work station on wheels (WOWs) equipment and supply checks. Responsible for the inventory and ordering of supplies, equipment and services needed to support the efficient operation of the assigned nursing unit and patient care delivery. Also responsible for the continuous observation of cardiac rhythms displayed on the monitor screen of the telemetry console; identifying and reporting cardiac arrhythmias/dysrhythmias.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Accurately identifies cardiac arrhythmias in 2 leads (Lead II and MCL) and all pacer rhythms.

  • Reports and documents life-threatening arrhythmias to the appropriate RN

  • Documents rhythm strip each shift and when arrhythmia occurs for each telemetry patient and notifies RN.

  • Communicates clear, accurate information and/or requests obtained from patients, visitors, hospital personnel, and physicians to the appropriate staff and/or hospital department.

  • Performs unit tasks supportive to patient care and operations of the department as assigned or requested.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • High School education, equivalent or adequate years of experience.

  • Successful completion of a Novice arrhythmia class

  • Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Basic Arrhythmia and ECG Interpretation Certification or obtained within 6 months of hire.

  • Prior related work experience in a healthcare environment that provides the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Working knowledge of and ability to use personal computer and perform data entry.

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology.

  • Ability to quickly learn and successfully complete a competency skill check off list within 90 days of employment.

  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively.

  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible workweek including weekends, nights and overtime as required.

  • Previous experience as a Telemetry Tech in a healthcare setting. Successful completion of competency validation according to Hospital standards.

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

Category: Patient Care

Organization: AdventHealth Connerton

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Connerton

Req ID: 22025827

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.