Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 6/11/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 4119.40020 Monitor Techs


The Monitoring Technician is responsible for ongoing surveillance of patient cardiac monitors and provides RNs and/or clinicians with immediate notification of any changes in cardiac rhythms. The technician delivers telemetry to monitored units and performs monitor hook-up/discharge, patient preparation, and teaching related to the monitor. nursing, view the monitoring screen and taking appropriate action as needed.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  1. One year experience monitoring ECG/ Dysrhythmia in a physician's office, clinic, hospital or similar setting is required.
  2. Possess and maintain current certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health care Providers.
  3. High school diploma or GED
  4. Knowledge of the basic anatomy/physiology of the heart.
  5. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, clinicians, and the general public.
  6. The ability to work under moderate pressure for extended periods of time.
  7. Ability to accept responsibility for accuracy and response times to emergent and non-emergent requests.
  8. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

Required: Successful completion of SJMC Clinical Education and Professional Development Dysrhythmia course and EKG exam prior to completion of orientation

Additional Information

About Steward Health Care

Nearly a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers with unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.

As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 33 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Steward Health Care is proud to be a minority, physician-owned organization. Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are at the foundation of the care we provide, the community services we support and all our employment practices. We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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