Monitor Technician – On Call – Night Shift

Monitor Technician - On Call - Night Shift

Monitor Technician – On Call – Night Shift

Monitor Technician – On Call – Night Shift

Primary Location San Leandro, California
Job Number 1147977
Date posted 01/24/2023
Description:
The primary duties of the Monitor Technician, who works as part of a patient care team and reports to the Registered Nurse, are observation, interpretation, and monitoring of displayed cardiac rhythms. Any departures from the norm must be promptly and correctly reported by the monitor technician.

Significant Duties:

accurately tracks heartbeat.

except during breaks or when coverage is provided, stays at the monitor.

observes and immediately alerts the appropriate RN to rhythm deviations from the baseline.

uses telemetry monitoring to help find patient issues.

reports to the registered nurse and keeps data records.
Monitor strips are mounted on the documentation flow sheet for the registered nurse's review.

aids in determining the tools and supplies required for Telemetry monitoring.

additional similar Monitor Technician tasks as required.

There are no supervisory duties associated with this position.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience
  • Six (6) months of experience required.
  • Per the National Agreement, current KP Coalition employees have this experience requirement waived.
Education
  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Must have successfully completed a course acceptable to the Employer in EKG interpretation.
License, Certification, Registration
  • BLS required.
Additional Requirements:
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Must be fully capable of detecting and differentiating abnormal cardiac rhythms as evidenced by a passing score on a cardiac monitoring/EKG test standardized by the Employer which will be taken on site in a computerized format.
  • Must demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must possess good interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
  • Also, refer to Position Specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Clerical experience preferred.
  • Cardiac monitoring/EKG certificate preferred
Primary Location: California, San Leandro, San Leandro Medical Center
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 1
Shift: Night
Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Working Hours Start: 11:00 PM
Working Hours End: 07:00 AM
Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call
Job Type: Standard
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Group/Union Affiliation: A01|SEIU|United Health workers
Job Level: Entry Level
Department: San Leandro Hospital – Med/Tele Unit 2 – 0201
Pay Range: $32.59 – $34.25
Travel: No

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