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SCL Health Telemetry Tech in Grand Junction, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a TelemetryTechnician.You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.You're equally comfortable with multitasking, proficient cardiac / videomonitoring, and handling biomedical equipment.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.A faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center isin Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission isto bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities andeach other. are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llencourage joy and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a Telemetry Tech you need to know how to:Continuously monitor cardiac rhythm ensuring the patients' ECG is observed.Accurately interpret ECG rhythms and promptly report changes from baseline toregister nurse. Recognize changes in ECG baseline and document findingspatient chart to communicate ECG history for multiple discipline to review.Measure ECG data; Rate, Rhythm, PR, QRS, QTC intervals correctlywith minimal assistance. Account for telemetry packs determining each pack inuse has an ECG rhythm associated with it.Maintain specified telemetry equipment. Prepare telemetry ECG packs with newbattery and ECG leads prior to patient admission. Clean telemetry ECG packs atpatient discharge and allocate telemetry pack to correct storage spacepreparing ECG pack for the next patient. Implement crash cart check accordingto hospital policy at the start of each shift, ensuring availability offunctional crash cart.Maintain admission/discharge log book providing back up data base. Assist intracking patient location when off telemetry monitoring for procedures, doesnot place monitor in standby mode during this time, communicate with RN whenpatients has returned ensuring ECG rhythm is visualized at central station.Provide interdisciplinary team with patient ECG data as requested to expeditedelivery of patient care. Inform CNS, RN or CN when patient leads are offensuring visualization of ECG rhythm at all times. Provide complete patientECG history to on coming monitor technician ensuring continuity of care.Assist in training new associates by sharing knowledge and skills.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:High School Diploma or equivalent, requiredAbility to pass a basic dysthymia test prior to completion of orientation,requiredCurrent BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or theability to obtain within 60 days of hire (with prior approval), requiredPrior work experience in a comparable healthcare setting, preferredYour next move.Now that you know more about being a Telemetry Tech on our team we hopeyou'll join us. You'll reaffirm every day how much you lovethis work, and why you were called to it in the first place.Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to,or treatment or employment in, its programs, service