Monitor Technician Multiple Departments
AdventHealth seeks to hire a Monitor Technician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Established in 1908, AdventHealth is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The 2,286-bed acute-care medical facility, comprised of eight hospitals, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the country for the past 10 years. It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and Latin America.
An EKG Monitor Technician works under the direction of the professional nurse providing close surveillance of EKG monitors and communicating the rhythm status to the nurses. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
Successful completion of the AdventHealth Monitor Technician training program or equivalent. If completion of class is greater than 90 days ago, successful passing of AdventHealth Basic Dysrhythmia for Monitor Tech Test.
High school graduate (preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Performs properly and legibly documents in accordance with department policy. Documents in telemetry logbook.
Continuously observes monitors.
Recognizes and documents normal EKG patterns. Recognizes abnormal patterns and notifies nursing staff promptly. Maintains telemetry printout during cardiac arrest and as indicated.
Maintains monitor alarms per policy. Verifies that monitor alarms are set and audible every shift. Troubleshoots monitors as needed.
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Demonstrates accurate documentation and monitoring of activities as needed. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs handwashing according to policy and enforces safety regulations.
Exhibits desire to learn and upgrade skills. Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department or unit.
If in a clinical setting or have patient contact, include reference to the age of patients served and how the job functions are performed in relation to the customer/patient's age/needs.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Monitor Technician opportunity with Winter Park Memorial Hospital and apply online today.
Monitor Tech, Monitor, MONT, EKG
Position Location: All Hospitals
Job: Patient Care Support
Organization: AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Job Level: Staff / Associate
Education Level: None
Job Posting: Mar 11, 2019, 8:28:08 AM
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