Texas Health

TECHN EKG Job (12149214)
Location: Denton, Texas - United States
Posted: 2/17/2018

TECHN EKG Job

TECHN EKG

Location
Texas Health Denton

Job ID: 34393
Department:
Electrophysiology

Area of Interest:
Allied Health

Job Type:
Full Time

Shift:
1st

Relocation Provided:
No

Travel Required:
No

Specialty
NN

Job Function
TCH

Qualifications:/Duties
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma or GED

EXPERIENCE:
None required

LICENSE / CERTIFICATIONS:
BLS required, prefer CCI certification

SKILLS:
Must be able to speak read and write English with a high level of understanding. Must be able to see the computer read outs

HOURS: Days 6am -2pm

DUTIES:
Hookup and acquisition of EKG's
Accurate and speedy hookup of patient for 12 lead, 18 lead and right sided EKG
Accurate information entered into EKG machine
Accurate patient identification
Compliance with infection control procedures
Triage of work according to severity and location of the patient
Perform timed EKG's in a timely manner
Notify ED physicians of EKG readiness
Accurate and timely notification of critical values
Downloads disks to muse, verifies patient information, sends to correct in basket.
Timely download of all EKG machines into MUSE system
Verification of accurate patient information and no mismatches. Corrects mismatches
Sends EKG's to correct in basket for physician interpretation
Performs smoking cessation counseling on patients identified by nursing

Education: Maintains credentialing requirements timely as required. Completes required educational classes assigned by education department in a timely manner. Possess the ability to educate the patients and their families as well as other health care members. Employee to attend 4 mandatory meetings/year, minimum. Provide patient and family education on procedures and smoking cessation



Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Allied Health

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”


Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.


As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.


Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.


Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.


Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!


At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!


Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.


Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.


Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877


Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.


Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

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