WellStar Health Systems Monitor Tech in Douglasville, Georgia

Job Title:

Monitor Tech

Job ID:

DH-1142174

City:

Douglasville, GA

Facility:

Douglas Hospital

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Part-Time

Shift:

Evenings

Department:

Monitoring Center

Description:

WellStar Named on the 2016 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work ForĀ® List

At WellStar we deliver world-class healthcare. Over 11,000 individuals work together to meet health demands and needs. To deliver world-class healthcare, we equip our facilities and team members with the best technology, resources, and education. We seek to improve the way we deliver care knowing each day holds more miracles, more life, more chances, more compassion, and more opportunities.

Join the team named one of the Top 100 Companies by Working Mother Magazine

This position is part-time; 11a-11p shift.

Monitor Tech Overview

Our Monitor Technician functions under the direction of the Nurse Manager to facilitate safe, age appropriate, and culturally aware patient care by observing cardiac monitors to ensure recognition of arrhythmias. Additional duties may include clerical and receptionist functions, computer order entry, retrieval of data, maintaining unit supplies, preparing and maintaining patient charts, transcribing physician orders in an accurate and timely manner, and serving as the pivotal communications source on the nursing unit. Recognizes cardiac rhythms and maintains cardiac monitoring equipment.

Education:

High School Diploma/GED

License/Certification:

Current BLS card from the American Heart Association required

Experience:

Previous experience as monitor technician in an acute care setting preferred

Skills:

Ability to read, write and speak English

Strong customer service and interpersonal skills

Ability to collaborate with health care providers to facilitate provision of patient care

Ability to multi-task essential

Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential

Strong detail orientation required

Computer skills required

Knowledge of medical terminology preferred

Personal time management skills are required

WellStar is a shining example of what happens when talented and passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the communities we serve. Every time we treat, heal, and encourage a patient toward wellness, we achieve our mission and realize our vision.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar!