Position Title: LeadMonitor Technician
Essential Functions: Under the direction of the director and with the direct supervision of the Charge RN admits and discharges patients from the monitoring system; communicates cardiac rhythms to nursing when requested or when changes occur; prints and interprets rhythm strips, per policy. The monitor technician also maintains continuous monitoring for patients on cardiac telemetry; utilizes a high degree of critical thinking skills to both effectively and appropriately communicate, manage equipment, and alarm settings, per policy. Additional responsibilities include billing input for telemetry and/or other patient charges, completing schedules, assigning stations, breaks and lunches and supervising other staff monitor techs and making sure the department is compliant with all procedures, alerts and alarms.
- High School Diploma/GED
- Post High School Training – Paramedic - AD preferred
Special Skills/Qualifications/Additional Training/Experience Required
- Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.
- Arrhythmia recognition
- Basic 12 Lead EKG and Medical Terminology 1 & 2 (preferred)
- Experience: 2 years' experience preferred as working paramedic
- Other: Demonstrates competency course on hire and annually.
Who We Are:
UF Health Central Florida, formerly known as Central Florida Health and acquired by University of Florida Health in January 2020, is an award-winning, locally owned and governed not-for-profit health care system and the largest, most comprehensive provider of health care services in the region. We care for patients in Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties through inpatient acute hospital services at UF Health The Villages® Hospital and UF Health Leesburg Hospital, inpatient rehabilitation services at UF Health The Villages® Rehabilitation Hospital, adult inpatient psychiatric services at the UF Health Leesburg Hospital Senior Behavioral Health Center and diagnostic laboratory services at several locations.
As a premier health care provider, UF Health Central Florida takes pride in providing progressive, innovative technology, along with building strong relationships with patients, families, physicians and residents of the communities we serve. Check out our available jobs and apply today! To learn more, visit www.CentralFloridaHealth.org.
Apply on company website