Telemetry TechnicianJob ID 84305 Date posted 11/09/2017
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Telemetry/Rapid Response
- Category: Clinical Technician Jobs
- Job Status: Part-Time
- Shift: Night Job
- FTE: 0.6
- Shift Start: 7 PM
- Shift End Time: 7 AM
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
Part Time Night position - 12 hour shift
7:00pm - 7:30am including every other weekend
Required Skills and Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
- Effective interpersonal skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- One year recent Acute Care experience
- Completion of accredited telemetry course
- Current EKG/Telemetry Technician certification
The Telemetry Technician performs technical and clerical duties. The technical components include monitoring and interpreting patients’ cardiac rhythms and reporting life-treating arrhythmias to appropriate personnel. Performs as the coordinator of communication for the unit and assumes primary responsibility for medical record management. Greets visitors and ensure meeting of needs or referred to appropriate resources answers call lights. Facilitate patient data management through transcription, order entry, and documentation. Support best use of resources in management of equipment, supplies, and other department resources
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
- Fine manipulation/pinching
- Lift up to 10 pounds
- Carry up to 10 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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