UCHealth Cardiovascular Technician I FT in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Performs EKGs and may perform telemetry monitoring.
Work Schedule: Full Time Rotating
Attaches electrode lead lines to proper body areas based on type of test ordered. Prepares skin and surroundings to ensure valid results.
Obtains and documents EKG readings as directed.
Monitors patient condition continually and reports on or responds to changes in status and adverse results as appropriate.
May include scanning monitors and completing monitor reports. Prepares and maintains equipment, supplies and lab area.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Credentials:Essential:* Basic Life Support
Other information:Minimum Required Education: High School diploma or GED. Required Licensure/ Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. Minimum Experience: None Required.
IF APPLICABLE: BLSthrough the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for theProfessional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPRcard must be good through sixty days of hire. All life supportcertification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association orthe American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Crossfor the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will needto be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
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