Provides indirect care in the department setting. Monitors cardiac rhythms via direct cardiac screen or telemetry monitors and reports arrhythmias to Registered Nurse/and Charge nurse.Meets communication needs of the department. Reports to the Registered Nurse in charge.
Position Qualification: (Training, Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities)
High school diploma or the equivalent.
Attendance and successful completion of:
a).Basic EKG course or Telemetry Technician course; advanced EKG preferred.
b).2 weeks telemetry observation with experienced personnel.
One (1) year telemetry technician experience in similar job capacity preferred
Basic computer knowledge.
Current BLS Certification at hire
Requires a thorough knowledge of basic cardiac monitoring functions and rhythms identification.
Must be able to work rapidly under stressful situations with interruptions.
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Hialeah Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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Internal Number: 1905042038
About Hialeah Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.