Catholic Health Initiatives EKG Tech, Cardiopulmonary Services, Jewish Hospital, Days, Part Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

EKG Tech, Cardiopulmonary Services, Jewish Hospital, Days, Part Time

Description

The

EKG Tech possesses working knowledge

of electrocardiography and related procedures (defined in the Essential Functions section of this

document). He/she has displayed age-specific competence for all age groups

serviced by the facility. The incumbent conducts himself/herself in a

professional manner and is courteous to patients, physicians, visitors, members

of the department and all other healthcare personnel. The incumbent supports

and contributes to departmental productivity and organizational objectives by

functioning as an integrated member of the non-invasive cardiology team and

performs services consistent with his/her professional scope of ability. The

incumbent supports and exhibits behaviors consistent with the organization’s

mission and values in offering hope and healing to all.

Performs

electrocardiograms (EKG’s) on inpatients and outpatients as directed.

Assists in the

performance of stress testing as directed.

Places Holter and EKG

event monitors.

Processes EKG’s in

appropriate software system.

Assists in other

non-invasive cardiology exams and procedures as directed.

Scans Holter

tracings.

Performs quality

control for EKG studies.

Cleans and maintains

EKG equipment.

Responds to Code Blue

and STAT response calls immediately upon receipt of notification.

Provides appropriate

education to patients, patient family members and care team.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

At

a minimum, the incumbent shall have received the equivalent of a high school

diploma. Additionally, the incumbent shall hold a current certificate from the

American Heart Association in Basic Life Support or Basic Life Support for

Healthcare Providers (or the equivalent thereof).

Experience(required and preferred):

No experience in health care or

electrocardiography is required.

  • For those hired after November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health

will verify education required by the position, through primary source

verification, prior to beginning employment. Education verification will also

include the collection of a high school diploma or equivalent, transcript, or

other written validation of education.

AdditionalResponsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service,organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct anddemeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports effortsof team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customerservice and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents,visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

CatholicHealth Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCBKYONE

Job Patient Care Support

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JHHS - JEWISH HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0116329