Gwinnett Hospital MONITOR TECHNICIAN ED GMC(Job Id 2860) in Lawrenceville, Georgia
Work Type : FULL TIME
Facility: GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER
Department: EMERGENCY ROOM GMC
Shift/Hours : Weekdays/wkends 7a-7p
PICTURE YOURSELF ON OUR TRAUMA TEAM...Gwinnett Medical Center-Lawrenceville's campus is a Level II Trauma Center with 60-beds, 4 trauma rooms and 13 Children's Emergency Rooms with three board certified Trauma Surgeons on staff. We are accredited as a Chest Pain Center and Stroke Center. We are seeking a Monitor Technician who is responsible for monitoring cardiac rhythms and interacting with the central monitoring system to obtain data for documentation and accurately identifying life threatening arrhythmias and notifying the appropriate medical personnel. Coordinating clerical nursing activities, maintaining the patient's medical record, and using the hospital information system for order entry, admission and discharge functions.
High school graduate or equivalent education
Current BLS certification or within 30 days of employment
Excellent communication and customer service skills required
Previous experience as a monitor technician with answering the EMS radio or previous work history in EMS required.
Must have taken a EKG course and have documentation of successful completion
Must be able to multi-task and function well in crisis situations
Computer competency required and ability to type a minimum of 25 words per minute