Providence Monitor Technician in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling Monitor Technician ( Cardiac Rehabilitation , Nights, 0.6 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Customer Service: Maintain and promote positive, open and honest interpersonal relationships with customers (physicians, employees, visitors, patients, and other PSHMC publics). Provides high quality service to all customers; focuses on understanding customers’ needs and follows through Demonstrate respect for the capabilities, different cultures and or personalities of co-workers and Medical Center publics within the mission/values of PSHM
Communication: Promote and demonstrate effective, open and honest written and verbal communication skills
Self Management: Demonstrate self-management behaviors, which reflect a positive image of PSHMC, following established policies and procedures and promote an efficient, cost effective work environment
Ownership /Stewardship and Accountability: Demonstrate good stewardship of resources by treating property of customers, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and co-workers with care and respect
Teamwork: Work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of staff and other disciplines for problem solving without blaming
Flexibility: Demonstrate flexibility by readily adapting to different situations to complete work
Perform select unit tasks/activities as assigned
Understanding of Monitor Technician role and responsibilities by consistently performing duties in a self-directed manner
Demonstrate working knowledge of equipment used in performing his/her assigned duties
Implement unit procedures regarding patient admission, transfer, and/or discharge from monitors in an accurate and timely manner
Constantly observe all monitors; never leaves monitors unattended
Post rhythm strips on all monitored patients according to unit standards Assure that each strip is labeled with patient's name, date and time
Inform patient's nurse and team leader of any significant rhythm changes
Update list of all patients and their cardiac rhythms, including any significant changes and concerns. This information is included in change-of-shift report by the team leader. Consults with team leader regarding rhythm "concerns" for each patient at the beginning of each shift
Required qualifications for this position include:
- H.S. Diploma or GED
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Complete classes or arrhythmia recognition and pass on arrhythmia exam with a minimum score of 85% and 100% on lethal arrhythmias
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
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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.
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.
Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs
Req ID: 274731