Job Description

As the only acute care hospital with over 150 beds for 150 miles in any direction, the YRMC Emergency Department sees its fair share of trauma patients. While Yuma does not provide the inner-city experience, we do have two heli-pads to stabilize and ship patients to nearby Phoenix or San Diego hospitals, and they are typically utilized multiple times each week. Our recently remodeled ED hosts 72 patient beds. We have immediate access to the Cardiac Cath Lab for suspected heart patients. Annual patient visits for our ED exceeds 60,000 per year.

 

 The Monitor Technician partners with team members to meet the needs of the customer and the patient care area, and registers patients for admissions into assigned area. The Monitor Tech performs a variety of basic clerical tasks such as answering phone, transferring patients, monitoring telemetry rhythms, and patient status. This individual communicates clearly and effectively through established systems, concerning relevant information with customers and co-workers. The Monitor Tech demonstrates sensitivity in dealing with the special needs of specific age groups, patient population with various deadlines, and supports other departments as needed to coordinate various patient services.


REQUIRED: HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE ; BLS AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
Competencies Required: TELEMETRY

Work Schedule: 12-hours, Nights, Varied

 

Physical Requirements and working conditions for this position will be provided to you upon interview.

 

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