Gwinnett Hospital MONITOR TECHNICIAN ED GMC(Job Id 2860) in Lawrenceville, Georgia

Work Type : FULL TIME

Facility: GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER

Other information:

Department: EMERGENCY ROOM GMC

Shift/Hours : Weekdays/wkends 7a-7p

Summary:

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.

Qualifications:

  • 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

REQNUMBER: 2860