EKG TechnicianFacility: Mercy Medical Center Location: Rockville Centre, NY Department: EKG Category: Allied Health / Clinical Professional Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Varied hours Hours: 8am-4pm ReqNum: 6028445
Rockville Centre, NY
Explore a career with Mercy Medical Center, a 375-bed not-for-profit hospital and member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island that has been serving the healthcare needs for the residents of Nassau County and its surrounding areas since 1913. Ranked among the top hospitals in New York State, Mercy offers a NYS designated Stroke Center, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and has received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center the only hospital in the region and one of only two in NY State to receive this prestigious award.
Perform 12 Lead EKG
Prepare EKGs to be interpreted by physician
Edit EKG reports after physician review if needed
Troubleshooting of EKG equipment and transmission issues
Send and deliver EKG reports to appropriate locations
Ensure EKG charges are processed accurately
Schedule outpatient appointments in Star and Epic
Answer phones professionally and provide excellent customer service
Act as a liaison between physicians and IT when needed
Support and help maintain EKG carts on nursing units
Instruct CAs, techs, and nursing staff on proper use of EKG carts
Education: High School Diploma
Experience/skills: Training as an EKG Technician in either a hospital or an acceptable Technological school. Warm manner in approach to patients/visitors and hospital personnel. Ability to interpret Cardiac Rhythms Excellent oral, written, communication skills. Computer knowledge (CRT/WP) preferred.
Risk Exposure: Moderate risk of exposure to infectious diseases, and blood-borne pathogens.
Hazard Assessment: Moderate risk for exposure to hazardous materials.
Physical Demands: Moderate physical activity, some lifting, and pulling required.
Mental Demands: Volume of work and situations may cause stress.
MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
A Member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V