The Monitor Tech provides appropriate telemetry monitoring based on patientâ��s age and rhythm. The Monitor Tech demonstrates knowledge of arrhythmia identification and analysis. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
The Monitor Tech selects, sets-up, calibrates and adjusts monitoring equipment in accordance with physicianâ��s order
Ensures continued proper functioning of equipment; troubleshoots equipment problems identified as necessary.
Collects, transmits and documents pertinent patient data to the Registered Nurse with correct interpretations and interval measurements on each patient at required intervals every shift and with any significant rhythm change
Maintains current monitored patients in the Central Surveillance computer system; confers with nursing staff to determine correct validation counts and alarm parameters for patients on computer monitor, as necessary
Maintains small equipment log?Reports alarms and changes of rhythm to RN staff; documents on logs and monitors strips per policy
Greets, screens and processes incoming unit/dept calls, patients, visitors and messages
The Monitor Tech transcribes physician orders, enters tests, treatment requests into computer system
Assembles and maintains patient medical records including posting of results
The Monitor Tech monitors requisitions, tracks and reports supplies, equipment, maintenance and repair services
Exhibits service excellence and demonstrates Studer Principles and â��must havesâ��
Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively
Maintains safe environment
Participates in Performance Improvement activities
Minimum: High School graduate or equivalent Preferred: Completion of an ECG course
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Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Baptist Medical Center
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.