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Telemetry Tech FT Nights in Sebring, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    3/9/2019
  • Job ID:
    19003368
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


Description
Telemetry Tech FT Nights AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring
  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
Work Hours/Shift:
 Full Time Nights
 

 You Will Be Responsible For:

All essential functions must be performed. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Accurately interprets rhythm, rate and morphology of strips.
  • Enters patient data into cardiac monitoring system, assures location of patient and monitor coincide.
  • Prepares and maintains patient record from admission to discharge through documentation of rhythm strips at predetermined intervals and with each change in rhythm.
  • Communicates changes in cardiac rhythm, rate or morphology promptly to the primary care nurse and/or charge nurse.
  • Recognizes need for and initiates Rapid Response / Code Blue timely and accurately.
  • Maintains responsibility for monitoring equipment Manages unit supplies, activities, time, and other resources in a cost effective manner to reduce waste and unnecessary expenditures.
    • Follows infection control standards with telemetry packs.
  • Assures telemetry hardware is cleaned and returned to assigned location.
  • Admits, transfer and discharges patients accurately.


Qualifications


What You Will Need:
  • Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.
  • Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within Florida Hospital guidelines and applicable regulations.
  • Ability to communicate verbally in English and in written form with persons of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective and professional manner.
  • Critical thinking / problem solving skills
  • Teamwork, tact and conflict resolution
  • Organizational, multitasking and prioritization skills
  • Performs accurate documentation within the electronic medical record
  • Prior experience as a telemetry technician preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Successful completion of arrhythmia interpretation class prior to or within 90 days of employment.
  • Successful completion of arrhythmia test within 90 days of employment.

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Telemetry certification
  • BLS- condition of employment
 
Job Summary:

The Telemetry Technician under the supervision of a Nurse Manager / Director performs surveillance of cardiac rhythms. Reports changes in cardiac rhythm promptly to primary nurse and/or charge nurse.



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

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