group
Category
Patient Care Support
business
Department
Centralized Monitoring Unit (CMU)
date_range
Schedule
Per-Diem
schedule
Shift
Varies
timer
Hours
12 Hour Shift
place
Location
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
info
Job #
R0256416
  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
    • Performs ongoing review of patient’s rhythm, rate, and interpretation. Communicates with RN any issues with telemetry readings.
  • Reports to
    • Director Nursing
  • Supervises
    • None
  • Ages of Patients
    • Pediatric
    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • Minimal/ No Potential
  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • Required: EKG Class
      • Preferred: Medical Terminology Class
    • Licensure/Certification
      • N/A
    • Experience
      • N/A
  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations
    • Interprets rhythm strips accurately
    • Documents rhythm strips according to existing hospital guidelines
    • Communicates to oncoming shift a review of patients rhythm, rate, dysrhythmias, alarms
    • Communicates events in a timely manner: i.e.: all rhythm/rate changes, and dysrhythmias, and or issues with telemetry readings (i.e.: leads off, low battery, loss of signal, poor wave form, etc.) to RN
    • Documents events in the EMR
    • Activate “Code Blue” for a lethal arrhythmia
    • Performs other duties as assigned