Monitoring Technician

Job ID: R-23055
Category: Technical
Department: Centralized Cardiac Monitoring Unit

Shift: Evenings
Location: Pasadena, CA

When you join the Huntington Hospital team, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of compassionate community care. Over the past 129 years, we’ve grown from a small 16-bed hospital to a nationally recognized healthcare leader with 619 beds. As part of our commitment to providing equitable, high-quality care to all members of our community, we embrace differences and work hard to create a place of belonging for our patients and our employees. When you join the Huntington family, you’ll be empowered to enact change that continuously improves our ability to deliver world-class care, with kindness and dignity, to all who need it.

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Department:

759101 Centralized Cardiac Monitoring Unit

Expectations:

The Monitoring Technician is responsible for monitoring patients' rhythm and heart rate, and reporting relevant changes in them to the assigned nursing staff. Monitoring up to 48 patients via telemetric equipment and will be accountable for appropriately responding to the alarms identifying potentially life-threatening rhythm changes.

Education:
High school diploma or GED. Completion of an approved arrhythmia or EKG interpretation class.

Experience/Training:
Completion of an approved arrhythmia or EKG interpretation class, knowledge of telemetry services, ability to determine appropriate course of action in more complex situations. Prior telemonitoring experience preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider required or must be obtained within thirty (30) days of hire/transfer.
Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification preferred.
Telemetry monitoring certification preferred.

Skills:
Must pass pre-employment arrhythmia test administered at Huntington Hospital.

Worker Type:

Regular

Full time

Shift:

Evenings