Monitor Technician

    Hackensack University Medical Center
    30 Prospect Avenue, HACKENSACK, NJ
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Overview

    The Monitor Technician is responsible for monitoring cardiac rhythms of patients required to be monitored at specified time.

    Responsibilities

    1. Observes patient telemetry monitoring system and reports any abnormal responses promptly. 2. Admit and discharge patients from patient telemetry monitoring system. 3. Runs rhythm strips from patient telemetry monitoring system as per protocol. 4. Monitors accurate functioning of patient telemetry monitoring system (i.e., battery life, rhythm clarity related to patient setup, transmitter safety). 5. Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.). This process includes communicating with the patient, parent, and/or primary caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational, literacy, etc.). 6. Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies.

    Qualifications

    Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. 2 years experience in health related field. 3. 1 year experience in field or associated field of cardiology. 4. Successful completion of monitor technician course at any hospital facility. 5. Successful passing score on HUMC monitor technician arrhythmia exam. 6. Exposure and experience in computers. Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred: Licenses and Certifications Required: Licenses and Certifications Preferred:

    Our Network

    As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.

    Posting ID: 552622404Posted: 2020-05-27