USNLX Virtual Jobs

nlx logo

Search Virtual Jobs

Job Information

Allina Health Remote Cardiac Monitor Tech in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Advertisement Remote Cardiac Monitor Tech Requisition # 56217BR Physical Location Minneapolis, Minnesota Posted Date 09-Sep-2019 Dept. Name Cardiac Monitoring Center Hours Per Week 32 Contract ANW SEIU Technical Introduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest. Responsibilities Req ID: 56217 Provides technical, clinical and operational support to the processes and procedures performed on the patient care unit, clinical community, and remotely at other Allina Hospitals. This includes but is not limited to the following: diagnostic testing supply and quality control, and other unit specific processes or procedures supporting patient care. Observes, documents and reports baseline EKG rhythm, trends and changes to RNs and physicians on non-cardiovascular and selected cardiovascular patients. Obtains and transmits an artifact-free 12 lead EKG tracing on the patient care units. Education Two years college/vocational education or EMT Certification required. EMT preferred. Qualification/Skills Experience: 1-2 years hospital experience preferred EKG/Telemetry interpretation experience preferred. Must be able to pass a basic EKG test. 12 lead EKG preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills, telephone communication skills, multitasking, and teamwork are necessary. Knowledge, Skills and Ability: Priority setting, problem solving, ability to communicate effectively with patient, families, physicians and staff, excellent team work skills, ability to be self-directed. Demonstrated ability to understand and speak technical and conversational English. Patient care experience, 12 lead EKG, and EKG monitoring and interpretation. Basic computer skills. Work Schedule 0.8 day/evening 32 hours/week Every other weekend Benefit Eligible SEIU Contract Location/Community Information Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join. L