Select Medical Telemetry Technician in Kansas City, Kansas
Critical Illness Recovery Hospital
Telemetry Technician: Full Time Nights
At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Telemetry Technician to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.
As a Telemetry Technician, you will assume responsibility for continuously watching and ensuring appropriate and timely responses to alarms. Verifying correct identification of basic rhythms, lethal rhythms and artifact; maintain EKG monitor alarms and responds to all alarms as needed.
Other responsibilities of the Telemetry Technician position include:
Continuously observes all monitors assigned and responds to alarms promptly and appropriately
Completes EKG interpretations including: rate, regularity, PRI, QRS, QTI, QTc, ST segment, wave form alterations, and rhythm interpretation
Ensures strip interpretations are validated by RN.
Displaying a “customer service” attitude toward patients, visitors, and other staff members at all times
As a Telemetry Technician, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Other requirements of the Tele Technician role include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Licensed Paramedic, LPN with EKG training, or RN nursing student with EKG training preferred
Must complete and pass EKG class for Monitor Techs and required competencies on SERC within 30 days of start date
Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude
Our focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your health care needs.
Other full-time benefits of the Telemetry Technician position include:
Excellent Orientation Program
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Extended Illness Days (EID)
Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching
Personal and Family Medical Leave
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