Telemetry Monitor Technician - Surgical Intermediate Unit (Part-Time - Days), Jefferson Health - Abington 5/2/2020
Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Primary Function:
Under the direction of the Nurse Manager/designee, performs a variety of quality, patient focused, and clerical duties in addition to monitoring rhythms and pulse oximetry on the central receiving station, at all times, to support the operations of the unit.
Part-Time 24 Hours/Week Days
1. Experience: Knowledge of medical terminology (cardiac) required. Previous telemetry/cardiac monitoring experience preferred. Computer experience with data entry and related secretarial experience strongly preferred.
2. Education and Training: High School Graduate or equivalent. Cardiac arrhythmia course required.
3. License Certification and Registration: CPR certified.
4. Other Requirements: Excellent communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills. Detail oriented. Tolerance for high stress situations. Ability to interact with professional staff. Successful completion of administered arrhythmia test with score of 90% or higher.
Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.
As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.