Monitor Tech Full Time Nights in Ocala, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/5/2018
  • Job ID:
    18010897
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Ocala

Job Description


Description
Work Hours/Shift
Full Time Nights
Florida Hospital Ocala
Florida Hospital Ocala opened its doors in 1898 as Marion General Hospital and has been in continuous operation since then. Then in 1928, the hospital was renamed to Munroe Memorial Hospital. Adventist Health System acquired Munroe Regional Medical and renamed it Florida Hospital Ocala in 2018. Florida Hospital - Ocala is situated in the heart of the city, minutes away from a vibrant, growing downtown area.  Ocala is situated in the heart of Marion County, Florida and is surrounded by the beautiful rolling pastures that have come to be known as the horse capital of the world.  The city boasts a genuine appreciation for the arts, a growing economy that’s attracting national businesses and a school system that includes nine schools with magnet designations. Florida Hospital Ocala is a 425-bed acute-care and offers a variety of services including, 24/7 Emergency Care, Diagnostic Testing, Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Women’s Services, and Inpatient and Outpatient Therapy. We were named Marion County’s most preferred hospital for overall quality and image and best doctors and nurses for 13 consecutive years (National Research Corporation, 2015/2016). Nationally we were voted for “America’s Best 50 Hospitals Award” nine years in a row.
GENERAL SUMMARY:
Monitors cardiac rhythm to detect changes and provides updated information regarding cardiac rhythm. Ensures monitors are functioning properly.
What you will responsible for:
  • Performs cardiac monitoring duties in a safe and competent manner.
  • Consistently observes, identifies, reports and documents cardiac rhythms per standards.
  •  Recognizes and reports rhythm changes in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Maintains communication with RN/LPN throughout entire shift to ensure accuracy of information and care provided.
  •  Demonstrates ability to recognize changes in patient rhythms and report those changes to RN/LPN immediately.
  •  Assesses monitors to ensure proper functioning.
  •  Demonstrates the ability to assess monitors and troubleshoot when problems arise.
  •  Promptly notifies the appropriate area when unable to resolve issue with monitors.        
Qualifications
What you will need:
  • HS Diploma or equivalent             
  • Successful completion of approved Basic Dysrhythmia Interpretation Course and score of 85% on proctored exam.
  • Maintains EKG monitoring educational requirements.             
  • Basic Dysrhythmia Interpretation Course completed within 90 days of hire

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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