Location: Traverse City
Req ID: 56621
The Telemetry Technician assists nursing departments by monitoring cardiac rhythms and alarms for groups of patients and promptly reporting and documenting cardiac rhythm disturbances to the nursing team. Knowledge of cardiac physiology, proficiency with learning new technology, and ability to manage distractions in a fast-paced environment are necessary.
Education and Experience: High school diploma or equivalent
Certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) required within 90 days of hire
• Prior experience with electrocardiograms or in some related medical field required
• Applicant must successfully complete basic EKG class or pass the hospital’s EKG exam
• Works within the policy and procedure of nursing services and the hospital