Trinity Health Cardiac Monitor Technician in Chicago, Illinois

The monitor technician works as a team member under the direction of the professional registered nurse to promote safe patient outcomes, especially with patients requiring telemetry monitoring. The monitor technician will observe, interpret and document cardiac rhythms as seen on the telemetry EKG monitors. The monitor technician insures prompt discovery of changes in the heart rhythm and notifies appropriate staff members of such changes. Activities of the monitor technician promote and improve service to patients, staff and visitors at Mercy Hospital. Requirements:

  • High school diploma required.

  • LPN licensure, successful completion of a cardiovascular program, previous EKG, CCP experience OR Certified EKG Technician Certification required.

  • Basic Arrhythmia Course completion or passage of final exam without course preferred.

  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) highly preferred.

The monitor technician works as a team member under the direction of the professional registered nurse to promote safe patient outcomes, especially with patients requiring telemetry monitoring. The monitor technician will observe, interpret and document cardiac rhythms as seen on the telemetry EKG monitors. The monitor technician insures prompt discovery of changes in the heart rhythm and notifies appropriate staff members of such changes. Activities of the monitor technician promote and improve service to patients, staff and visitors at Mercy Hospital.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma required.
  • LPN licensure, successful completion of a cardiovascular program, previous EKG, CCP experience *OR* Certified EKG Technician Certification required.
  • Basic Arrhythmia Course completion or passage of final exam without course preferred.
  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) highly preferred.

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Job Number: 00083400

Location: Chicago, IL

Organization Name: Mercy Health System of Chicago

Facility: MHCIL – Mercy Hospital and Medical Center Main Campus

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Night Shift

Hours: 34.5