HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Monitor Technician PRN Trauma Step-down Unit in Richmond, Virginia

As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.

Highlights of the Trauma Step-Down Unit: Medical / Surgical / Trauma Stepdown Unit • 34 private rooms with bedside monitoring • Level 2 Trauma • Primary Stroke Certified • Fast paced unit • Great Teamwork • “Make new staff feel at home” quotes from current team members • Excellent learning opportunities with the various patient population - trauma, cardiac, neuro, renal, and gastro

MONITOR TECHNICIAN CHALLENGES AND TASKS

  • Interprets Rhythms and Arrhythmias.

  • Maintains Telemetry Supplies.

  • Maintains patient record according to hospital policy.

  • Communicates effectively with staff, supervisors, ancillary department and other customers.

  • Maintains a neat and organized work place.

  • Acquires and maintains correct knowledge in hospital/unit information.

  • Operates computer systems as necessary.

    EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:

  • High school graduate or GED Equivalent (required)

  • Completion of basic EKG/Arrhythmia course and successful completion of Monitor Tech examination (required)
    EXPERIENCE:

  • Working knowledge of basic rhythms and arrhythmias (required)

  • Previous experience as CMT/Cardiac Tech or Monitor Tech (preferred)

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Monitor Technician PRN Trauma Step-down Unit

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-39410