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The Heart Institute at Banner University Medical Center is rapidly growing and this position will support our patients. Most of our patients require an ECG during their visit and we also take walk in EKG appointments from other Banner Ambulatory sites. We are looking for an experienced EKG Technician to add to our team! BLS and completion of courses in EKG and 12 Lead is required. 1 year experience working with heart patients is preferred.
This is a full time, day shift position: Monday-Friday 8A-5:00P
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POSITION SUMMARY This position performs basic prescribed non-invasive cardiovascular procedures to patients. This position analyzes data during the recording, making certain that the information being obtained is valid and interpretable. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population.
CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Performs basic prescribed standard non-invasive cardiovascular procedures in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.
2. Identifies and documents procedures as outlined by departmental policies and procedures to maximize patient outcome.
3. Ensures an accurate and readable recording using deductive reasoning to trouble shoot minor problems, make adjustments as needed during the procedure and prepares recordings for interpretation.
4. Collects and/or reviews pertinent medical, historical, and medication information in order to perform the appropriate study prescribed by the physician as outlined by departmental policies and procedures.
5. Assists with activities to improve department processes, facilitate testing and maintain quality to achieve optimal patient results.
6. May assists in scheduling of patients, charge entry and maintains equipment as outlined by department policies and procedures. Must complete courses in EKG and 12 Lead.
7. Independently performs prescribed non-invasive cardiovascular procedures to patients. Internal customers: All levels of nursing management and staff, medical staff, and all other members of the interdisciplinary health care team. External Customers: regulatory and health agencies, patients and family members.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge. Completion of courses in EKG and 12 Lead.
This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 1 year of experience in a relevant clinical environment. Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, basic mathematical skills, analyze data and solve basic problems.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Prior experience/training in non-invasive cardiology procedures.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: R4473
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