Company: St. Francis Medical Center
Posted on: September 22, 2022
About St. Francis Medical Center: -A 75-year Legacy of Caring for
Our Community providing compassionate, patient-centered care, St.
Francis Medical Center is a nationally recognized 384-bed acute
care facility. Our services include a Level II Trauma Center that
is among the largest and busiest private emergency trauma centers
in Los Angeles County. Founded in 1945, St. Francis offers a full
range of medical, surgical and therapeutic services to over a
million area residents. St. Francis also offers many outreach
programs and has an essential role in LA County's public/private
healthcare safety net. We are a certified Primary Stroke Care
Center and an approved STEMI Receiving Center for Los Angeles
County. -Our Mission.To deliver compassionate, quality care to
patients and better healthcare to communities. -Our Values.
-Quality.We are committed to always providing exceptional care and
performance. -Compassion.We deliver patient-centered healthcare
with compassion, dignity and respect for every patient and family.
-Community.We are honored to be trusted partners who serve, give
back and grow with our communities.
The Monitor Tech is an unlicensed person who performs indirect care
in the department setting. Monitors cardiac rhythms via direct
cardiac monitors. - Meets the communication needs of the
department. Transcribes physician orders in the absence of CPOE and
EMR clinical documentation system. Verifies that lab tests and
radiology tests have been ordered and done. Prepares and complies
records in the ER. Orders supplies for the unit and prepares and
completes each patient's chart for necessary forms needed on a
daily basis. Able to assist nursing staff with indirect patient
care duties as long as the activity does not distract from primary
responsibility for dysrhythmia monitoring. *Note: May provide
direct patient care under the direct supervision of the RN within
scope of Certified Nursing Assistant if 1) possesses active CNA
certification; 2) demonstrates annual competency in CNA duties and
skills and 3) is relieved of Monitor Technician duties during the
time of assisting the RN.
Education and Work ExperienceHigh School Diploma or Equivalent or
related experience required for all new hires, effective April
2014.Current Dysrhythmia Interpretation Certificate upon hire and
maintain currentCurrent BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and
maintain currentSix months previous experience as Monitor
Technician preferred. -We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to
veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation or other protected characteristics. - If you need
special accommodation for the application process, please contact
Human Resources. - EEO is the Law:
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