Cardiac Technician in Danville, VA at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 7/21/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Under the supervision of an RN, performs telemetry monitoring. Performs continual surveillance of multiple monitors and operate the patient-monitoring computer.

Obtains patient information for the telemetry records, such as heart rhythm history.

Measures, records and interprets heart rhythms and identifies abnormalities. Recognizes changes in heart rhythms and relays the information to a nurse or physician.

Identifies significant arrhythmias and/or signs of patient distress and intervenes appropriately.

Tests equipment for proper working order and reports any equipment problems to supervisor.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent required

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including week-ends and holidays to insure continuity of care and appropriateness of nursing coverage to the patients of Sovah Health Danville on all units.

Required Skills

Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association required

Required Skills
 


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