SCL Health EKG Technician in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
YOU. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an EKGTechnician. You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know howto have fun. Youre equally comfortable with completing EKG Testing and Patient Safety. Youre 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. Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our249-bed community-based hospital provides comprehensive, specialty care tothe poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospitalhas embodied for over 110 years. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family.Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. Buthealth is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind andsocial well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. WE. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Wellencourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello andhigh five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spiritualityin healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. YOUR DAY As an EKG Technician you need to know how to: Perform electrocardiographic examinations and procedures andexaminations for adult and pediatric patients, ensuring proper documentationand clerical duties associated with the exams. This position is accountablefor recognizing abnormal results and reporting to physicians. Operate an EKG machines to detect and record the electronicimpulses transmitted by the heart during and between heartbeats. Perform ECG tracings, recognizing abnormal or technicallyinadequate results and report these results to the physician. Implement and discontinue monitor systems to patients for 24 hourmonitoring. Perform Signal Averaged ECGs. Prepare patients and perform testing according to thephysician's orders. Follow departmental policy and procedure for performing andprocessing all procedures including proper ordering, charging, computerentry, copy, filing, and distributing. YOUR EXPERIENCE We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which iswhy we require: High School diploma or equivalent, required Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, or obtaincertification within one month of employment, required Working knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Education in basicarrhythmia, cardiac anatomy, and physiology, required One (1) year of experience administering electrocardiographicexams in a setting serving the same age/type of patient population served bythis facility or department, preferred Cardiovascular Medical Training, Preferred YOUR NEXT MOVE Now that you know more about being an EKG Technician on our team we hopeyoull join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love thiswork, 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, services or activities, oron the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activitiesEmployer's Job# 18006758Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.