Texas Health Resources Monitor Tech in Plano, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is seeking a Monitor Tech for Part Time.

Work Hours/ Schedule: 7P-7A, 2 nights a weeks, weekends and holidays required

Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma

Minimum Experience Required: 1 year telemetry monitoring experience preferred

Minimum Licensure/Certifications Required: Successful completion of Telemetry test/EKG rhythm interpretation

Minimum Required Skills: Maintains patient confidentiality, possess a positive interpersonal skills, and the ability to function independently and in a fast paced environment

Qualification/ Duties: Accurately monitor and document patient rhythms.

Takes action to reduce or eliminate risk to patients.

Keeps environment clean, organized and maintains a safe environment

Maintains and enhances technical skills.

Seeks assistance and supervision when performing unfamiliar tasks.

Provides for patient safety.

Communicates per department expectations Recognizes and communicates patient care concerns through established channels of communication.

Complies with THP/THR Human resources Policies (examples: Time & Attendance, ID Badge, Dress Code…)

Takes action to reduce or eliminate patient risk.

Maintains a working knowledge of all unit equipment Participates in the process improvement activities within the department/hospital.

Takes steps to learn and develop own performance.

Assists in the identification of ineffective and costly processes and takes action to improve.

Promotes harmonious working relationship with inter/intra departmental staff.

Utilizes HEART: Hear, Empathize, Apologize, Respond, and Thanks; when resolving service/satisfaction issues.

Practices Pledge to my Peers.

Maintains privacy and confidentiality.

Adapts to changing needs of unit; patient census, workload, and crisis situations.

Functions as preceptor of new MT’s (if selected by Manager or CNS).

Demonstrates interpersonal relationship skills with patients, families, co-workers, physicians, all disciplines, and other customers.

Flexible with scheduling to help meet departmental/patient needs.

Adapts to changes in workload assignment to meet changing needs of the individual patient or the unit.

Organizes work in partnership with team members.

Adapts to changes in workload assignment to meet changing needs of the individual patient or the unit.

Accepts other duties as assigned.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 366-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano, Frisco and surrounding communities since 1991. This full-service facility features a full range of specialties including emergency medicine, cardiology, adult and adolescent behavioral health, pediatrics, an adult intensive care unit, state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services and a Level III NICU. Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and over 1,360 physicians on its medical staff in more than 65 specialties. The hospital is an Advanced Level III Trauma Facility, accredited Chest Pain Center by The Joint Commission, named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Collin County and a Gold-Level Mother Friendly business. Texas Health Plano is the recipient of the Disease Specific Care Certifications from the Joint Commission in Chest Pain, Joint Replacement – Hip and Joint Replacement – Knee and an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

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