Monitor Technician/Per Diem/Nights
About this opportunity:
All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost-effective manner. The Monitor Technician will assist the patient care team in providing efficient, quality care to the monitored patient by continuous observation of the EKG monitor and will assist in the detection and prevention of any life threatening arrhytmias. She/he must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his/her assigned unit.
Minimum of one year clinical experience in an acute hospital setting as a Monitor Technician, EKG technician orCardiology Technician. High School Graduate or equivalent preferred. Certificate showing completion of a EKG program isrequired. A valid BLS card is required. Ability to read, write and speak English with clarity and comprehension Demonstrates understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviation. Self directed, able to organize and manage multiple priorities. Demonstrates proficiency in the operation /aftercare of the Telemetry Monitoring System.This position is represented by SEIU, Local 399.
We're California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC), a not-for-profit, 319-bed acute and ambulatory care hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of downtown Los Angeles and its surrounding neighborhoods. With a 120-year history of healing, our vision is a growing and diversified health care ministry distinguished by excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health, one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40+ hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
Our outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. .
Located blocks from Staples Center and LA Live, California Hospital is walking distance from the Metro Blue Line and employee parking is complimentary. The hospital also sponsors shuttle service to and from Union Station. To find out more, go to www.chmcla.org. EOE.
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