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EKG Tech

Plano, Texas | Contract To Hire

Post Date: 11/30/2017 Job ID: 4800 Industry: Other Area(s)

Job Purpose:

This position provides care of the patients by monitoring cardiac rhythms. The technician ensures that the organization’ s philosophy, standards, policies and procedures are met and maintained in a professional manner. In addition, this position demonstrates proper performance of skills reflected and validated by Monitor Technician competency tests.

Key Accountabilities/Essential Functions:
  • Monitors ECG  data for patients throughout the United States
  • Assess and interpret ECG monitor strips
  • Formulates Daily and Cumulative Report according to protocol
  • Open and clear all Important and Critical Events according to protocol
  • Telephonic coordination of patient care and emergency protocols based on individual physician protocols.
  • Telephonic support for patients being monitored including troubleshooting monitor devices.
  • Recording and documenting patients ECG strips, interpretations and related activity/symptoms into the company website.
  • Must comply to HIPAA guidelines concerning PHI (protective health information)

Technician requirements:
  • Level II Technician: Level II Technician requirements consist of greater than 1 year experience. The Technician must have a passing score of 80% on the Advanced Arrhythmia exam and a passing score of 90% on the Intermediate Arrhythmia exam. Level II Technician will hold or will obtain CCI Certified Cardiac Technician (CCT) within 6 months of Level II position.  Level II Technicians will also be able to review work completed by any technician and publish these studies with an error rate of less than 1%.

Education & Work Experience:
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • One year of experience as an EKG Technician required
  • ECG interpretation experience required
  • CCT required (within 6 months)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to relate and communicate with all levels of management.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism and integrity.
  • Possess strong and effective customer service skills.
  • Display excellent judgement at all time
  • Consistent attention to detail and follow-up
  • Must be a team player, be flexible, and be a good listener with a high level of patience.
  • Ability to manage sensitive, confidential issues
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize workload
  • Strong organizational and time management skills

Disclaimer:

This job description is not intended to be inclusive and can change, be added to, deleted with or without notice due to business needs.

Physical Requirements:

This work requires the following physical activities: climbing, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting, reaching, sitting, standing, walking, lifting, finger dexterity, grasping, repetitive motions, talking, hearing and visual acuity. The work is performed primarily indoors.

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