Northside Hospital Monitor Tech, Telemetry in Canton, Georgia

Monitor Tech, Telemetry

Facility:Northside Hospital CherokeeDepartment:617C PCU MED/SURG

Job ID #:73828Education Required:Specialized training/certification

Job Category:Clinical/Nursing SupportExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Full - Time

Shift:Night

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital-CherokeeDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.Our 84-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our new replacement hospital that will open in 2017. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home.Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance, how encouraging co-workers are, and the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Cherokee today.

Service Area Overview: Extraordinary med/surg servicesThe Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services that help our patients get back to their daily lives.Recognizing that each patient’s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care, our unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses personal attention. Thisapproach unifies our team, connects our efforts, and has resulted in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results.The Med/Surg unit participates in nursing education by providing internships for students and in patient care development by supporting clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians.Are you ready to work alongside the best?Then see the difference an extraordinary setting can make.As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding med/surg careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description: The Monitor Technician will be responsible for performing direct observation of biomedical electronic devise displays, reads, and mounts rhythm strips, and reporting periodic or remarkable value changes as required. Provides indirect patient care to adolescent through adult patient population. Ensure the best possible outcomes to patients through critical thinking and attention to detail.

Position Requirements: Successful completion of Basic Arrhythmia Course. Successfully complete a competency exam on identification of arrhythmias with a score of 85% or greater. Must possess and maintain current knowledge of pacemakers, ICDs, and related issues as identified. Must complete on annual competency exam and correctly identify all lethal arrhythmias and receive overall score of 85% or greater.

Licensure/Certification Requirements: No

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..