Providence Health & Services Monitor Technician - Telemetry in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Monitor Technician (Telemetry Day Shift, 0.6 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Observe, record, and interpret patient cardiac rhythm monitoring results according to established unit protocols.
Recognize and respond immediately and appropriately to potential emergency situations that arise.
Assist nursing staff with cardiac pattern interpretation.
Establish and maintain daily communication with team and other departments.
Facilitate accurate transfer of information between appropriate individuals and departments in person and via telephone.
Accurately maintain department records, reports, and files per procedure.
Operate multiple telecommunication and business, office and administrative equipment.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school graduate or equivalent
Verification of completion of basic EKG cardiac rhythm recognition course within 6 months of hire.
6 months experience working in a healthcare or institutional settings..
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
6 months experience monitoring ECGs in an area that has the capability to monitor at least 16 patients.
Verification of advanced cardiac rhythm recognition course.
Completion of a medical terminology course.
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs
Req ID: 249383