Tenet Healthcare Monitor Tech PRN in Hardeeville, South Carolina
Initiates, monitors, and discontinues telemetry monitoring of assigned patient population according to physician orders. Documents accurately and completely as required.Continuously watches cardiac monitors for changes or disturbance in rate or rhythm.Recognizes and reports all monitor alarm conditions to include life-threatening and lethal arrhythmias to appropriate nursing staff. Directs communication regarding telemetry monitoring with both nursing and ancillary units. Maintains telemetry log book, monitoring devices and all necessary supplies for the telemetry monitoring station.
Education and Training:
1. High School degree or equivalent preferred.
2. Successful completion of basic arrhythmia course preferred.
1. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
2. Previous telemetry or patient care experience preferred.
Organization: Coastal Carolina Hospital
Title: Monitor Tech PRN
Requisition ID: 1805049605