Telemetry Monitor Tech - PRN - Med/Surg 3Rd Floor - Alliance

Texas Health Resources Fort Worth , TX 76102

Posted 2 months ago

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance seeks to hire a Tele/Monitor Tech for PRN employment in the Med/Surg Unit 3rd Floor.

The address is 10864 Texas Health Trail, Fort Worth, Texas 76244.

Salary: min $14.41 - Max $21.26, based on relevant work experience.

Schedule

PRN: As needed

Rotating Shifts: 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM or 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM

To include some weekends and holidays

Position requires a high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, acceptable grooming practices and ability to function in a fast paced, changing environment.

  • Demonstrates competency in the set up and use of the telemetry monitoring equipment.

  • Collects, reports and documents patient information (rhythms/rate) timely and accurately.

  • Seeks assistance, supervision or consultation when unsure of rhythm(s) identification.

  • Distinguishes and reports abnormalities and initiates action to provide continuity of care.

  • Admission/dismissals are processed promptly; Preparations are made to get the monitor ready for admission.

  • Notifies RN promptly of any changes in monitor

  • Communicates promptly of perceived risks specific to patient safety or immediate need for assistance.

  • Safety checklist/quality controls completed as required

  • Assures that alarms are activated with appropriate settings and are sufficiently audible

  • Assists with documentation that supports and meets hospital and regulatory requirements

  • Complies with personnel policies i.e. Attendance, ID badge, Dress Code, et. al.

  • Take steps to learn and develop own performance

  • Maintains monitor skills

  • Communicates per department expectations

  • Uses Clinical Practice Model philosophy to work in partnership with patients, families, physicians, peers, and all other disciplines

  • Actively participates in informal training, development and evaluation of team members

  • Acceptable use of interpersonal relationship skills with patients, families, co- workers, physicians, all disciplines, and other customers

  • Works assigned schedule and adjusts to help meet departmental and patient needs

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
  • 1 Year direct patient care experience involving telemetry monitoring OR

completion of educational program which includes telemetry monitoring

  • Completion of Telemetry/EKG test within 30 Days

Skills

  • Basic Understanding/ability to learn medical terminology

Why Texas Health Resources?

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance is a 70-bed, full-service hospital offering acute care and wellness programs to communities in North Fort Worth, Keller, North Richland Hills, Haslet, Justin and surrounding areas. The hospital provides numerous services, including emergency medicine, general and outpatient surgery - including an outpatient surgery center, women and infant's care - including a level III neonatal intensive care unit, radiology - including a women's imaging center, cardiac rehabilitation and therapy center, business health services, and wellness programs. Texas Health Alliance is a technologically advanced hospital that has earned national recognition for operating at the highest level of electronic medical record adoption. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Texas Health Highlights

  • 2020 FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" (#1)
  • Employees' Choice "Best Places to Work" by Glassdoor
  • A 2020 "Best Workplaces in Texas" by Fortune and Great Place to Work
  • 2019 "20 Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma" by Great Place to Work and Fortune (ranked #1)
  • A 2019 Companies that Care list by People magazine and Great Place to Work
  • A 2019 "America's Best Employers for Diversity" list by Forbes
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Telemetry Monitor Tech - PRN - Med/Surg 3Rd Floor - Alliance

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