Catholic Health Initiatives Monitor Tech - Centralized Tele - Nights in LINCOLN, Nebraska
Monitor Tech - Centralized Tele - Nights
CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.
Works under the supervision of the Nurse Director and/or Management Council. Performs the specialized skill of the telemetry monitor technician role.
Provides monitoring of cardiac rhythms of Critical Care, Progressive Care and Telemetry patients and informs appropriate nursing staff of changes in cardiac rhythms.
Maintains and updates logbooks.
Responds to alarms on cardiac monitors.
Records cardiac rhythms every twelve (12) hours or more frequently as indicated by change in rhythm and places strips on the patient’s chart.
Operates and cleans monitoring equipment safely and in accordance with the procedure.
Checks and refills supplies at monitor station every shift.
Daily charge of telemetry on General Care Telemetry
Admits and discharges patients on telemetry.
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Professionalism/Growth and Development:
Maintains skills/competencies required for the position.
Accesses opportunities for continuing education that will enhance technical and interpersonal skills.
Attends mandatory education programs and meets established requirements.
Attends department meetings and in-services as directed.
Completes a Basic ECG interpretation course.
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location NEBRASKA-LINCOLN-ST ELIZABETH
Daily Schedule Nights
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0150136