Pacemaker Technician 8/25/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY OVERVIEW:
Location: Ewing, NJ
Shifts: Monday Friday, 3-11PM
* Educates patients on use of pacemaker monitors and obtains baseline EKG transmissions via the telephone to start them in the event monitoring program and documents transaction.
* Follows proper pacemaker protocols, edits and interprets EKG rhythm tracings.
* Notifies physicians of cardiac rhythms outside of normal parameters as per policy.
* Troubleshoots pacemaker monitors, solves problems with use of monitors and answers patients questions, as needed.
* Forwards patient concerns to appropriate people in company.
* Knowledge of EKG monitoring/interpretation and pacemaker recorders
* Able to utilize or learn computer applications in job (Microsoft Office & Access, PaceArt, and others applicable to job).
* Knowledge of customer service, especially telephone skills and medical documentation concepts
* Has knowledge of medical ethics.
* EKG monitoring/interpretation experience.
* Previous experience in computer applications.
* Customer service experience highly encouraged
* Able to work with Microsoft Office programs or ability to learn new programs quickly.
* Demonstrates effective communication skills and can work with age groups over the telephone from children to elderly adults
* Basic ECG Analysis
* Basic knowledge of computer
* Technical training or education in EKG monitoring, medical assisting or nursing
* CCT certification, RN, or RCS preferred
* 2 or 4 year degree is a plus
* Strong communication skills
* Ability to work independently as well as in team environment
* High level of customer service
* Positive attitude, mature, conscientious, and accountable