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AdventHealth Monitor Tech FT Nights in Tampa, Florida

Description

Monitor Tech FT Nights AdventHealth Carrollwood

Location Address: 7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood

  • Family-like culture

  • Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary

  • Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Nights

YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Communicates with courtesy and expediency when interacting with internal or external customers —in person or on the telephone.

  • Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments.

  • Incorporates Caring Model behaviors and culturally competent care into daily practice.

  • 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.

  • Identifies components necessary to operate telemetry equipment and/or correct pattern.

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

  • Maintains current, accurate telemetry log with patient name and other essential information according to unit standards.

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

  • Maintains data collection, printing and posting monthly outcome reports.

  • Identifies emergency and /or urgent situations and notifies appropriate staff member and/or responds immediately to identified emergencies from nursing staff.

  • Assists the physician and other staff with data retrieval.

  • Completes all mandatory educational requirements, attends hospital wide Patient Unit Coordinator meetings, attends 75% of unit staff meetings and reviews all meeting minutes if meeting is not attended.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • 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 Monitor/Telemetry Tech in an acute care hospital setting OR completion of similar course acceptable to the Hospital.

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

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • High School education or equivalent.

  • Successful completion of a Novice arrhythmia class within 30 days of hire.

  • Obtain and/or Maintain CRAT certification (Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician)

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of hire.

  • Valid Certified National Telemetry Technician through National Telemetry Association – must possess or obtain within 6 months of hire into position.

Job Summary:

Responsible for continuous observation and documentation of cardiac rhythms displayed on the monitor screen of the telemetry console and for identifying and reporting cardiac arrhythmias/dysrhythmias.

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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