Community Health Systems PCU Full Time Monitor Tech in Longview, Texas

Description:

PURPOSE: Operates and troubleshoots all functions of the telemetry monitoring system. Provides concise continual surveillance, analyzes cardiac rhythms, documents rhythm strips on patient s medical record and notifies appropriate personnel of changes. Performs unit secretary duties as defined in job description.

SCHEDULE: Primarily 12 hour shifts. Rotating weekend, holiday and other shifts as needed to provide coverage. May be necessary to work on units other than the assigned unit to maintain staff coverage. During periods of low scheduling, may be encouraged to take vacation days or other days off.

REPORTS TO: Charge Nurse, Clinical Supervisor, and/or Director

Qualifications

Minimum 1 year unit secretary or monitor tech experience preferred

Completion of Basic EKG course preferred

Required to complete and pass a Basic Dysrhythmia course provided by this facility within 6 months of hire or transfer

Job: Telemetry

Organization: Longview Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Longview

Requisition ID: 1839179

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.