Post Surgical Unit (PSU) Med/Surg Telemetry Tech/Unit Secretary PRN 7a-7p
The Telemetry Tech/Health Unit Clerk works under the general direction of the Manager, Post Surgical Unit, CNO, and Medical staff. The Telemetry technician monitors, evaluates, and documents cardiac rhythm readings. Observes and evaluate cardiac rhythms by monitoring equipment. Ensures alarms are set for low and high heart rates and functioning properly. Measure and document cardiac rhythm intervals recorded on rhythm strips for each patient according to rhythm changes. Place documentation in the patient’s chart. Communicates with professional personnel on the cardiac rhythm of patients. Notifies personnel immediately of any life-threatening cardiac rhythms.
Assists nursing staff in supporting patients, families, visitors, physicians, and vendors. The position involves clerical duties such as entering physician orders, chart compiling, greeting visitors, stocking, organizing, and communicating with all customers. Assisting staff with keeping the work desk area clean and clutter-free. Assisting in traffic control may be required to assist in patient transfer. Assist in recovering lost charges. Computer entry.
- High School Graduate
- Previous experience in secretarial/receptionist role
- 1-year Telemetry Tech experience
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- BLS required
- Must be able to pass EKG test on hire and annually
- Computer skills with Word, Excel, and computer charting system
- Telephone etiquette
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