Monitor Technician-Monitoring Central Telemetry
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa
CHRISTUS Childrens Hospital of San Antonio
333 North Santa Rosa Street
San Antonio, TX 78207
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Provides continual surveillance of electronic monitors for one or more patients in a centralized telemetry monitoring station, with the ability to recognize normal and abnormal rhythms. Documents changes in rhythm and reports these changes timely and according to established protocol. Requires thorough knowledge of arrhythmia recognition. Responsible for assuring monitoring equipment and supplies are available and ready for use. May also provide pulse oximetry monitoring and reporting.
·High school diploma or equivalent required.
·Must possess good written and oral communication skills.
·EKG/arrhythmia interpretation background highly preferred.
·Basic knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
·Successful completion of an EKG class required within 90 days of hire/transfer date.
·BLS certification preferred (AHA).