Telemetry Technician

Loma Linda University Medical Center - Loma Linda, CA4.1

Full-time
This position will support LLUMC's strategic plan and the organization's mission to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ, while embracing the core values of Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness. Reports to Supervisor-Clinical NRDX/SD. The Telemetry Technician, NRDX, performs epilepsy monitoring and seizure recognition, under the supervision of an EEG Technologist. Identifies and reports status epileptics to the appropriate personnel. Operates and troubleshoots equipment used for basic job functions. Assists with care and maintenance of equipment and supplies as needed. Follows policies, protocols, techniques, and guidelines. Utilizes interpersonal skills to maximize customer service in a manner that supports excellence in customer service, and safe patient care; contributes to a work environment of caring and cooperation among a culturally diverse workforce and patient population. These services may be provided for both the LLUMC and LLUCH hospitals. Performs other duties as needed. Job Specifications: Ability to read; write legibly; speak in English with professional quality; use computer, printer, and software programs necessary to the position; operate and troubleshoot patient care equipment required for the position; perform basic patient care activities using proper body mechanics and safety precautions. Ability to relate and communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with others; be assertive and consistent in following policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; accept direction. Ability to communicate effectively in English in person, in writing, and on the telephone; follow directions; perform basic math functions; manage multiple assignments effectively; organize and prioritize workload; work well under pressure; collaborate with RN to problem solve; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail; function within scope of practice. Ability to distinguish colors, hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various sounds associated with the work place; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and written documents necessary to position; discern temperature variances through touch.
High School Diploma or GED required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability