HCA Texas City , TX 77591
Mainland Medical Center " Texas City, TX
Monitor Tech Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Founded in 1952, Mainland Medical Center has been part of Galveston County for more than 55 years. Originally a 90-bed hospital, we have grown to a 223 bed acute care facility offering quality, compassionate care with state-of-the-art services. Our services include inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services. Mainland Medical Center is part of the HCA Gulf Division, a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers, cancer centers, and diagnostic imaging facilities. It offers a complete continuum of specialized health programs and services that meet the needs of Greater Houston and South Texas residents and businesses. Our growth is truly a reflection of the changing needs of our community, our patients and rapidly advancing medical technology. Our services include:
Breast Care Center
Center for Sleep Disorders
Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
Level II Neonatal Intermediate Care Unit
Occupational Health and Wellness
Senior Mental Health
Mainland Medical Center is currently looking for a Monitor Tech " Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Maintains patient telemetry records. Accurately evaluates, analyzes, and posts rhythm strips every 4 hours and with rhythm changes. Notifies Charge Nurse appropriately and in a timely manner ectopy, rhythm changes.
Respects and supports patient rights while practicing principles of patient and employee confidentiality.
Recognizes ethical dilemmas, utilizes available resources, and seeks assistance in dealing with them.
Practices and promotes infection control measures and body mechanics.
Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse.
Performs clerical duties
Maintains patient/unit records
Competently and consistently completes accurate, concise, and legible documentation on all patient, unit, and Hospital records.
Supports/participates in unit-based continuous quality improvement activities.
Functions as an interdependent and supportive team member.
Assists in maintaining a positive learning environment.
Exchanges constructive feedback with peers.
Assumes responsibility for remaining current on job-related knowledge and skills and ongoing education/inservice/credentialing/certification/licensure requirements.
Telephone and call lights answered promptly with dissemination of information to appropriate personnel in a professional and courteous manner.
Requests supplies to be ordered.
Performs related duties as required/assigned.
Adheres to and complies with HCA's Code of Conduct as part of the Ethics and Compliance Program. Attends annual training sessions.
One year of expereince as a Monitor Tech preferred.
Unit Secretary experience preferred.
EKG and BLS certification required.