HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician in Macon, Georgia
Owned by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Coliseum Medical Centers is a 310 bed facility offering a 24-hour emergency room, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, behavioral health and diagnostic services. In addition, CMC breadth of care options includes specialty facilities such as the Coliseum Heart Institute, an advanced cardiac center offering all services from non-invasive cardiology to open heart surgery, Coliseum Rehabilitation Center, Coliseum Robotics Institute, Coliseum Cancer Institute, Coliseum Center for Pelvic Health, Coliseum Diabetes Management Center, the Family Ties Birthing Center, which includes a level III neonatal nursery, Coliseum Pulmonary Center, and the Coliseum Center for Behavioral Health provides treatment to adults with psychiatric and addiction issues. The services provided include inpatient and outpatient programs, as well as, a specialty program for senior adults. For more information about Coliseum Medical Centers’ services visit www.coliseumhealthsystem.com .
The monitor technician observes EKG monitors and reports any abnormalities or unusual rhythms to the nurse immediately. Must be able to interpret and document strips. Obtaining supplies as needed and accepts additional tasks assigned. Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.
Knowledge of medical terminology desirable. Previous patient care experience preferred.
Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.
Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
Monitor tech must have completed a supervised course in Arrhythmia recognition within 90 days of employment.
BLS – Healthcare Provider Education:
High School Diploma or GED required.
- Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care.
Title: Monitor Technician
Location: Georgia-Macon-Coliseum Medical Centers - Macon
Requisition ID: 08158-9066