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Monitor Tech

Company: Catholic Health Initiative
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Observes cardiac monitors for changes in cardiac rhythm and communicates this to the nurse caring for the patient of diverse ages. Documents cardiac status appropriately.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Monitors cardiac rhythms on telemetry units.
  • Obtain and interpret rhythm strips reporting identified changes.
  • Performs clerical duties (i.e., maintenance of rhythm strips in the patient record, answering phones, intercom, notify the assigned nurse).
  • Maintains telemetry supplies (i.e., paper, batteries, patches, and pouches).
  • Maintains knowledge of telemetry equipment set-up, maintenance and use.
  • Works rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, as scheduled.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Effectively assumes job responsibilities of nursing communication secretary during absence.

Qualifications

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • High School Diploma or GED required and 18 years of age.
  • Previous health care experience, including monitor experience, desired. Successful completion of monitor class.
  • Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served within three (3) months of hire.

Keywords: Catholic Health Initiative, Des Moines , Monitor Tech, Other , Des Moines, Iowa

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