Ascension Health Telemetry Technician - Critical Care in Manhattan, Kansas

Job ID: 247653

Telemetry Technician - Critical Care

Manhattan, Kansas

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Technician-Telemetry

City, State: Manhattan, KS

Location: Mercy Regnl Health Ctr College

Department: Critical Care Unit MICU

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Night, 36 hours,Weekly

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Performs various activities regarding telemetry monitoring on patients requiring continual cardiac monitoring.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains telemetry documentation of reported information.

  • Maintains telemetry monitoring equipment and supply inventory.

  • Makes note of irregular rhythms and monitors changes in heartbeat.

  • Forwards changes to nurse and/or attending physician for analysis and interpretation.

  • Detects and notifies RN and/or other appropriate personnel immediately in the event of cardiac irregularities and/or life-threatening dysrhythmias.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School diploma or equivalent required Post-secondary education preferred and One year acute care, medical/surgical, cardiac monitoring, or pediatric healthcare experience preferred.

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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