Georgia Employer TECHNICIAN TELEMETRY MONITOR (DAY) in Atlanta, Georgia

Grady Health System offers many career paths for experienced professionals. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages of your career, you can find a rewarding career at Grady!SUMMARYObserves, evaluates, reports, interprets and records electrocardiogram (EKG) recordings for monitored patients. The Telemetry Monitor Technician provides indirect patient care to adolescents through the adult patient population. The Telemetry Monitor Technician under the supervision of the Registered Professional Nurse and or/the Physician is responsible for providing age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, collecting information, communicating effectively and utilizing technology. The role of the Telemetry Monitor Technician also includes patient advocacy.QUALIFICATIONS* High school diploma or GED* An EKG certification or equivalent is required* BLS required or must complete within 30 days of employment* Requires successful completion of an EKG Interpretation Exam with a minimal score of 88%* Demonstrate ability to use a computerEOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.