HCA Bowling Green , KY 42103
TriStar Greenview is a 211-bed, medical-surgical facility that has served south central Kentucky for more than 40 years. TriStar Greenview provides an extensive range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. Accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, TriStar Greenview has a medical staff of more than 300 physicians. TriStar Greenview has proven to be a health care leader in the region.
The Monitor Technician / Unit Secretary responsible for rhythm interpretation. Assists with the clerical functions of the Unit. Fulfills departmental responsibilities according to the long-range plan, mission, vision, and values of the hospital. Promotes a safe and supportive environment that encourages collegiality. Cares for Pediatrics (1 17 years) Adults (18 79 years) Elderly (80 years).
The position's tasks and responsibilities include:
Interprets Rhythms and Arrhythmias.
Reports all changes in heart rate/rhythm following the Telemetry Notification policy.
Maintains telemetry supplies.
Records patient condition utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Performs duties with full understanding of specific factors.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Provides a safe environment for patient, visitor and employees through identifying/correcting/reporting health and safety hazards.
Required Job Qualifications Include:
BLS Healthcare Provider. New employees have up to 90 days from date of hire to obtain the American Heart Association BLS for healthcare provider.
Graduate of Medical Assistant Program preferred.
Complete an Arrhythmia test with a passing score of 90% without missing any lethal arrhythmias
Demonstrated ability to interpret cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias.
Possesses a working knowledge of medical terminology.
Demonstrates a working knowledge of computer system
Maintains clear, accurate written documentation (telemetry log)
Establishes relationships and works effectively with others both inside and outside the organization
Maintains written, telephone and manual dexterity skills