ICU Tech - FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Burleson, TX
  • Date Posted:
    9/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20016633
  • Job Family
    Critical Care Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

ICU Tech - Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX  76028

Top Reasons to Work at Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.
  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.
  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.
  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.
  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.  

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time / Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

•    Demonstrates the skill necessary to provide safe and adequate telemetry monitoring.

•    Runs strips Q 4 hours for nurse interpretation with no more than (3) three variances per year.

•    Reports any rhythm changes to case manager / patient care nurse 100% of the time.

•    Responds to all alarm signals 100% of the time

•    Mounts all rhythm strips on appropriate form and files in patient record with no more than four (4) exceptions per year.

•    Identifies all life threatening cardiac arrhythmias 100% of the time.

•    Gives report to oncoming ICU tech with no more than two (2) documented concerns per year.

•    Obtains coverage for telemetry during lunch breaks.


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

•   Accurate typing skills.

•   Must be able to communicate effectively.

•   High school diploma or equivalent 

•   Six (6) to twelve (12) months previous unit secretary and monitor technician experience preferred.

•    EMT, CNA, Nurse Tech Course or medical experience in lieu of education.


Job Summary

Perform general clerical duties, observe the telemetry monitors for a designated time frame, and specific non-professional services under the direct supervision of the charge nurse/RN, to expedite the efficient function of the nursing unit consistent with the philosophy, goals, policies and procedures of the Nursing Department and hospital administration.  Operate the call light system and recognize emergency alarms, must be able to recognize and document basic arrhythmias and respond appropriately.  Perform a variety of specific patient care activities, consistent with goals, philosophy, standards and guidelines of the nursing unit.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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