Community Health Systems Monitor Technician-Cardiac Monitoring in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Description:

Under the direction of the area manager, sets up, connects and is responsible for ongoing surveillance of patient cardiac monitors. Maintains unit cardiac telemetry records for monitored patients. Reports abnormalities, instabilities, or changes in patient s cardiac rhythm to nursing care team. Ensures monitors are functioning properly.

An equal opportunity employer.

Qualifications

Education: Minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED): successful completion of basic EKG lesson provided by hospital is required prior to first working shift: successful completion of monitor tech 12 lead course within 30 days of date in position is also required.

In addition, must meet one of the following below:

  1. One year experience in monitoring ECG/dysrhythmia in a physician office, clinic, hospital or medically related environment

  2. One year clinical experience

  3. Completion of an associate s degree in a science related field

  4. Completion of 24 credit hours toward an associate s or bachelor s degree in a science related field

Job: Nursing Services

Organization: Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

Location: IN-Fort Wayne

Requisition ID: 1740937