Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER - Wichita, Kansas
Wesley Woodlawn, a campus of Wesley Medical Center, provides patients with convenient access to expert heart care, surgical care and emergency services. Our 82-bed facility provides world class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings.
Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER earned a national Excellence in Patient Care award from the Studer Group for a second consecutive year for its overall emergency department patient satisfaction scores, ranking in the 90th percentile nationally.
Position Description: Observes, interprets and maintains records of cardiac rhythms of patients on cardiac or telemetry monitoring. Continuously improves services and processes. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Performs continuous telemetry EKG monitoring of cardiac patients
Maintains and troubleshoots the cardiac telemetry equipment
Documents rhythm interpretations on assigned patients
Documents and maintains accountability of all telemetry equipment
Communicates information about patient conditions (changes in rhythm analysis) with patient care providers on routine and emergent basis
Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command
Ensures decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
Required Knowledge and Skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
Ability to perform clerical skills and proper phone etiquette
Possess basic personal computer skill
Multi-tasking and prioritization skills
Knowledge of cardiac rhythms
Preferred Knowledge and Skills