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Telemetry Technician at Advanced ICU Care
Houston, TX, US

Advanced ICU Care, the leading tele-ICU provider in the United States, is seeking a highly motivated and talented individual to join our team of high performing clinical support professionals as the Telemetry Technician.This position is responsible for continual surveillance, analysis and documentation of electrocardiographic patterns of monitored patients.  Technician correctly identifies, interprets, and reports heart rhythms and rates and notifies appropriate personnel of significant changes.

Advanced ICU Care® is the nation’s leading provider of high acuity telehealth services, contracted to provide care to more than 65 hospitals in 25 states on a 24 x 7 x 365 basis. We are an organization that rewards creativity, collaboration, innovation and results. For more information, visithttp://www.advancedicucare.com/.

Responsibilities

Key responsibilities for this position include:

 

  • Monitor and review patient information to determine baseline cardiac rhythm and prior variances
  • Correctly measure PR and QRS interval and rate
  • Identify life-threatening and/or potential life threatening arrhythmias
  • Analyze, document and report baseline represented cardiac rhythm every 8 hours

Qualifications

Requirements for this position are:

 

  • High School diploma, 2 years of Telemetry/Monitoring experience or approved allied health degree
  • CET certification or become Certified EKG Technician (CET) immediately upon hire
  • Ability to interpret cardiac rhythms and identify life-threatening arrhythmias
  • Ability to follow established policies and processes
  • Ability to communicate effectively with nursing staff

 

Advanced ICU Care fuses a friendly and collegial work environment with high performance standards.  Our compensation plans include base salary, annual bonus opportunity and competitive benefit programs.

 

 

Advanced ICU Care provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.