JOB DESCRIPTION: To provide specialized advanced technical
skills in all technical aspects of the telemetry monitoring
SPECIFIC JOB RELATED DUTIES:
- Operates and troubleshoots all functions of the telemetry
- Provides precise continual surveillance and analysis of cardiac
rhythms on electrocardiographic Central Station:
o Interprets EKG rhythms.
o Recognizes significant EKG events.
o Communicates information to the responsible individual within
an appropriate time frame.
o Immediately reports significant or life threatening changes to
- Participates in orienting and teaching of nursing staff,
physicians and students as related to monitoring equipment.;assists
with maintenance of unit equipment.
- Provides age appropriate interaction and care as
- Uses aseptic techniques and infection control measures in
performance of duties.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent.
Successful completion of EMT - Paramedic program or graduation from
related allied health sciences program or one (1) year related
experience. Passing score of 80% or higher of UTMB's (heart rhythm)
SALARY RANGE: The pay range for this position is $14/hr -
$16.69/hr, commensurate with experience.
Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment
without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic
information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis
protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local
laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA
Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire
and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals