Monitor Tech (Part-time, Days) in Passaic, NJ at ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

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  • Location:
    350 Boulevard
    Passaic, NJ
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Job Description

HS Diploma/GED; Telemetry certification
and experience required

Attends the Basic Arrhythmia Course for Monitoring Technicians
a. Will pass all tests given with a 80% or better
Able to interpret a baseline cardiac rhythm strip.
b. Normal Sinus Rhythm
c. Cardiac Dysrhythmias.
Meets Monitor Technician responsibilities as outlined in Telemetry Standards of Care.
a. Accurately enters patient into the Monitoring System
b. Accurately documents cardiac strip at the beginning of each shift.
c. Accurately maintains Telemetry Log Book.
d. Assumes responsibility for troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment.
5 West Monitor Technician will assume responsibilities for the 6 East telemetry monitors and follow the procedures outlined in the Telemetry Standards of Care.
Demonstrates the ability to provide the appropriate care and teaching for patients on telemetry (Refer to the Telemetry Standards of Care).
Notifies Charge Nurse/Primary Nurse of changes in patient's cardiac status, any and all arrhythmia's, and responds appropriately.
Acts as preceptor for new monitor technicians and nurses.

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