A Monitor Technician is responsible for monitoring the heart rhythm pattern of patients to detect abnormal pattern variances using telemetry equipment. Reviews patient information to determine normal heart rhythm pattern, current pattern, and prior variances. Observes cardiac monitor and listens for alarms to identify abnormal variation in heart rhythm. Informs Assistant Nurse Manager and/or Registered Nurse of variances to initiate examination of patient.
Comprehensive Benefit Package available
Minimum: High School Diploma or Equivalent; and
Evidence of the successful completion of a Rhythm Recognition course or evidence of the successful completion of an EMT or Paramedic training recognized by the State of Florida for licensure as an EMT or Paramedic.
Preferred: In addition to the above, completion of a 12 â�� lead EKG course is desirable.
Previous Monitor Technician experience preferred.
Current BLS Card approved by the American Heart Association (AHA)
Strong communication and organizational skills. Ability to prioritize efficiently. Must be able to handle a multi-task environment while maintaining excellent customer service.
Primary Location: Delray Beach, Florida
Facility: Delray Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.