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Providence Monitor Technician in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Monitor Technician (Per-Diem/Day Shift) to our Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

We are seeking a Monitor Technician who will monitor electrocardiography according to established standards and practices. Attend nursing station and perform clerical and reception duties. Requisition supplies, equipment, and services as directed.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies

  • Prioritize work and provides prompt and efficient service

  • Observe cardiac monitors and documents rhythm strips in accordance with critical care standards

  • Promptly and accurately report rhythm variances to the charge nurse and/or nurse responsible for the patient’s care

  • Run strips and identifies rhythms at least every shift

  • Maintain monitoring equipment, printers and supplies; reports equipment malfunction to Biomedical Engineering and charge nurse

  • Requisition supplies and equipment, maintenance and repair services, and prepares related forms. Keeps stock and equipment inventories

  • Perform clerical duties related to procedures such as admission, discharge, transfer, and death

  • Keep patient records current

  • Photocopy information, files information, and answers the telephone, takes messages, and directs calls

  • Maintain a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for patients/families accordance with hospital standards

  • Assist with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies

  • Maintain department records, reports, and files as required

  • Participate in educational programs and in-service meetings

  • Attend meetings as required

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Completion of basic dysrhythmia course

  • MOAB I/II required within 30 to 150 days of hire for employees in Emergency Department and PARC

  • Answer telephones

  • Coordinate meetings

  • Maintain filing systems

  • Maintain logs

  • Maintain patient charts

  • Schedule appointments

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of course for ward secretaries and medical terminology.

  • Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 269445

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