Catholic Health Initiatives Monitor Tech - Centralized Monitoring - PT .5 (3p-7p) in DES MOINES, Iowa
Monitor Tech - Centralized Monitoring - PT .5 (3p-7p)
GENERAL SUMMARY :
Observes cardiac monitors for changes in cardiac rhythm
and communicates this to the nurse caring for the patient of diverse ages.
Documents cardiac status appropriately.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Monitors cardiac rhythms on telemetry units.
Obtain and interpret rhythm strips reporting identified changes.
Performs clerical duties (i.e., maintenance of rhythm strips in thepatient record, answering phones, intercom, notify the assigned nurse).
Maintains telemetry supplies (i.e., paper, batteries, patches, andpouches).
Maintains knowledge of telemetry equipment set-up, maintenance and use.
Works rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, as scheduled.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS ANDABILITIES REQUIRED :
High School Diploma or GED required and 18 years of age.
Previous health care experience, including monitor experience, desired.Successful completion of monitor class.
Proof ofcompletion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served withinthree (3) months of hire.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule 3p-7p; weekends 7p-7a
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 40
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0180941
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.