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Covenant Health Monitor Technician - MS Gen Med LRMC - Covenant Health System *Up To $2,000 Hiring Bonus* in Hobbs, New Mexico

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$2,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Covenant Health is seeking a Full Time, Day Shift Monitor Technician with Gen Med LRMC Department at Covenant Health System.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the observation of cardiac / hemodynamic monitors and patient activity on a video monitors if applicable. Reports any unusual activity to nurse or charge nurse. Documents according to unit policy. If applicable to unit, performs stat EKG's as needed.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides observation of cardiac monitors to maintain consistent knowledge of any changes in monitor patterns and any potential lethal or dangerous dysrhythmias. Does not leave monitors unattended.

  • Records, documents, and files rhythm strips according to policy and procedure in an accurate, legible, and timely manner in the medical record.

  • Communicates patient safety issues, and problems, broken equipment, etc. to charge nurse, patient care nurse, and/or nurse manager.

  • Admits and discharges patients into the monitor bank expediently upon admission or discharge and assigns telemetry boxes if on a telemetry unit in an efficient and timely manner.

  • Answers phones and patient call system if applicable to the unit in a courteous and professional manner.

  • Collects and documents statistical information for the Nurse Manager for monthly reports.

  • Under the direction of the RN, initiates follow-up phone calls to patients, directing clinical questions and/or problems to the licensed nurse.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education:

  • Coursework/Training - Successful completion of cardiac dysrhythmia course or monitor technician course.

Licenses and Certitifications:

  • BLS (AHA) certification within 30 days of hire.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience:

  • Acute care monitor technician experience.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: SR351277
Company: Covenant Jobs
Job Category: Technical Services
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 8000 MEDICAL SURGICAL ACUTE TX HOBBS HOSPITAL GYN SURGERY 1
Address: NM Hobbs 5419 N Lovington Hwy

Covenant Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

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