Chambersburg, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 89951

Monitor Technician - Tele Observation - Part Time Day/Evening/Night

Tracy Casey
Talent Acquisition Consultant
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September 28 In-Person Hiring Events
Various Times
WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Ephrata
WellSpan Medical Group
Visiting Nurses Association (VNA)
Positions in Behavioral Health, Clerical and Administrative, Information Systems & Technical Support, Leadership, non-clinical Professional, Nursing, Nursing Support, Physician Practices, Professional, Rehabilitation and Services & Trades.
SEP
2022
In-Person Hiring Events -
Various Locations and Dates

Part Time - Day/Evening/Night with rotating weekends and holidays required
 
The Monitor Technician monitors patients’ EKG waveforms, rhythms, and vital signs in a centralized monitoring station.  The Monitor Technician provides the nurses and physicians with precise analysis of cardiac rhythms through oral communication and written documentation.  The Monitor Technician detects abnormal pattern variances and notifies the primary RN immediately.    
 
Qualifications:
High school graduate. Completion of a medical assistant, EMT or related program with course work in medical terminology, anatomy, or cardiac rhythms and/or the equivalent in experience preferred. Successful completion of EKG class with minimum score of 80% required.   
 
Experience:
Experience in reading cardiac rhythms preferred.  
 
Physical/Mental Requirements:

May exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an insignificant amount of force frequently or constantly in order to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.  Work involves sitting most of the time on a hard or cushioned chair, but may also involve walking throughout the hospital facility or standing for brief periods of time.

  • Walks throughout the department and hospital occasionally.
  • Sits on a hard or cushioned chair frequently.
  • Lifts up to 20 pounds to and from all levels (floor, waist, shoulder, overhead) on an occasional basis.
  • Carries up to 15 pounds occasionally throughout the hospital.
  • Bends, twists, squats and kneels occasionally.
  • Reaches up to 2 feet overhead/in front of oneself on an occasional basis.
  • Near-visual acuity with color perception in order to view computer screen and decipher fine print.
  • Manual dexterity adequate for utilizing a keyboard and calculator, and processing paperwork.
  • Ability to adapt to simultaneous, multiple and varied stimuli.
  • Auditory acuity for hearing telephone conversation, normal voice tones when not facing the individual, alarms, overhead pagers, etc.
  • Clear speaking voice in order to communicate effectively with incoming patients and utilize paging system.

 

 

 


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