Under the direct supervision of the ICU RN, the Telemetry Tech operates the computerized cardiac monitoring system.
MINIMUM LEVEL OF EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School diploma or equivalent. BLS required. Completion of Medical Terminology course required within 1 year of hire or successful completion of Medical Terminology final exam if employee has prior medical experience. Candidates with prior monitoring experience must successfully complete basic EKG final exam at mercy Cadillac. Ability to type 30wpm. Ability to manage own time and schedule own tasks. Must have the ability to work efficiently without constant supervision and direction. Ability to compose and draft correspondence and reports. Ability to interact with general public in a professional and courteous manner. Knowledge of basic computer skills.
Demonstrates positive interpersonal skills with staff, peers, patients, families and visitors. Able to articulate and demonstrate commitment to the Philosophy, Values and Mission of Mercy Hospital Cadillac. Maintains a working knowledge of applicable Federal, State and local laws and regulations, the Corporate Compliance Program, Code of Ethics, as well as other policies and procedures in order to ensure adherence in a manner that reflects honest, ethical and professional behavior.