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EKG / Holter Monitor Technician - Cardiac Diagnostics PT; 24hrs/wk 8am-4pm (8432)

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Just like the children we serve, Children's is growing quickly and hiring a EKG Technician who performs pediatric EKG’s, exercise tests and Holter monitoring scanning/testing.  Completes all charging for exams.  Maintains adequate inventory of supplies.  Maintains statistical data for area.

Essential Functions/Competencies

% of Time

 

55%

  1. Performs EKG’s, exercise testing and Holter monitor scanning/testing, and event recorders under the direction of an echocardiographer.
  • Procedures are explained to patient and caregiver at an understandable level and in a timely manner. 
  • Performs procedures/tests with confidence and accuracy.
  • Tech is available and ready for patient when they arrive for their procedure preventing any delays.
  • Communication is provided in a timely manner and accurately portrays procedure/test findings.
  • Reviews preliminary results and routes test results to appropriate physician /staff.
  • Based on staffing assignment, performs metabolic study portion of exercise test
  • Coordinates smooth flow of test/procedure, scheduling and completion in clinic, inpatient setting or pulmonary lab to meet the needs of the patient/caregiver, physician, and other professionals.
  • Prioritizes the order of tests and patient needs
  • Flexes workload to meet patient priorities.
  • Tech is available and ready for patient when they arrive for their procedure/test, preventing any delays.

20%

  • Performs a variety of functions to maintain patient files, prepare and distribute final reports, and enter charges for services appropriately.
  • Edits/types Holter reports, with 24-48 hours turnaround.
  • Files/faxes to appropriate respondent.
  • Uses good organizational skills to track Holter monitor and event recorder patients to ensure compliance.
  • Charges for completed procedures by entering data on medical information system and compiles charges for professional fees.
  • Completes pro fee billing sheets in a timely manner.
  • Maintains records in log book and index file.
  • Enters charges into the hospital computer system in a timely manner.
  • Provides statistical information to appropriate individual(s) and within timeframe established.

20%

  1. Performs a variety of functions to ensure appropriate department supply levels and conduct routine maintenance on equipment.
  • Identifies and troubleshoots equipment problems and arranges for repairs and
  • Maintains adequate supply levels by ordering from internal and external suppliers.
  • EKG carts are kept stocked, and clean.
  • Routinely deletes old records off EKG system.
  • Holters, event recorders and stress test supplies ordered and maintains stock.
  • Supply kits are assembled to provide efficiency when needing to send out to the patient in the mail.
  • Cleans equipment  routinely
  • Contacts proper people to repair or troubleshoot equipment.
  • Develops methods to track and troubleshoot for QA purposes.

 

Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job.

 

Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS/COMPETENCIES

5%

  1. Performs other duties as assigned

100%

 

 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge of EKG, Holter scanning and stress testing preferred.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. required
  • Experience working with children preferred.
  • Experience performing EKGs and Holter monitor and event recorders preferred.
  • Experience with metabolic testing preferred

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association is required.
  • Current and valid Advanced Cardio Life Support (ACLS) certification is preferred.
  • Current and valid Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification is preferred.

Job Details

Date Posted August 15, 2019
Date Closes September 14, 2019
Requisition 1518-2352
Address 8200 Dodge Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Hospital
Department Cardiac Diagnostics
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
8am-4pm
Hours 24 hours per week
Start Date 2019-07-22
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
Zipcode 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Homeowners and Auto
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Credit Union
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • EKG Technician

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