Monitor Tech 2 East Cardiac Interm Unit Days
High school diploma or equivalent preferred, along with successful completion of a basic EKG course. Two years' of unit secretary or nurse aide experience preferred. Requires ability to operate cardiac monitoring equipment with a complete understanding of setting alarm parameters, recognizing artifact and methods to correct, and connecting patients to telemetry unit; ability to recognize lethal arrhythmias and knowledge of the emergency steps necessary in that situation.
Provides constant observation of monitors with appropriate documentation in the Telemetry Unit under direct supervision of a registered nurse. Reports to Nurse Manager, Registered Nurse, and/or Shift Supervisor of Nursing.