Catholic Health Initiatives Monitor Tech - Centralized Tele - Nights in LINCOLN, Nebraska

Monitor Tech - Centralized Tele - Nights

Description

CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Provides monitoring of cardiac rhythms of Critical Care, Progressive Care and Telemetry patients and informs appropriate nursing staff of changes in cardiac rhythms.

  2. Maintains and updates logbooks.

  3. Responds to alarms on cardiac monitors.

  4. Records cardiac rhythms every twelve (12) hours or more frequently as indicated by change in rhythm and places strips on the patient’s chart.

  5. Operates and cleans monitoring equipment safely and in accordance with the procedure.

  6. Checks and refills supplies at monitor station every shift.

  7. Daily charge of telemetry on General Care Telemetry.

  8. Admits and discharges patients on telemetry.

Qualifications

Education:

High school graduate or equivalent required.

Licensure/Certification:

None required.

Professionalism/Growth and Development:

  1. Maintains skills/competencies required for the position.

  2. Accesses opportunities for continuing education that will enhance technical and interpersonal skills.

  3. Attends mandatory education programs and meets established requirements.

  4. Attends department meetings and in-services as directed.

  5. Completes a Basic ECG interpretation course.Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions:

  6. May be required to work additional shifts or change shifts.

  7. May be subjected to stressful situations.

  8. May require several hours of sitting.

  9. Manual dexterity required for computer data entry and for technical nursing patient care tasks.

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location NEBRASKA-LINCOLN-ST ELIZABETH

Daily Schedule Nights

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0163163

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.