Northwell Health Monitor Technician in Huntington, New York
Req Number 42037
Observes electrocardiogram (ECG) monitor and closed-circuit television (CCTV), and alerts nurses and physicians to changes in the patient's rate, rhythm, and the occurrence of arrhythmias.
Observes cardiac and closed-circuit television (CCTV) monitors on patients.
Recognizes arrhythmias and obtains documentary strip.
Reports all arrhythmias to nurse responsible for patient.
Obtains a baseline strip each shift on all monitored patients.
Replaces electrode pads, wires, and batteries as needed.
Obtains EKG's as necessary.
Assures that all emergency equipment is cleaned and checked.
Performs related duties as required. All responsibilities noted here are considered essential functions of the job under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Duties not mentioned here, but considered related are not essential functions.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Currently certified by the New York State Department of Health as an AEMT-CC or EMT-P, preferred.
One (1) year of active, full-time experience either in a pre-hospital setting or hospital setting as EMT-P or AEMT-CC OR one (1) year of current experience as a telemetry technician, preferred.
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