Baystate Health Cardiac Monitor Technician, Days, full time in Springfield, Massachusetts
Cardiac Monitor Technician, Days, full time
Baystate Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving a population of nearly 1 million people in western Massachusetts. It is one of the largest health systems in New England with over 12,000 employees.
Baystate Medical Center in Springfield (BMC) is a 716-bed academic medical center and is Massachusetts’ busiest emergency department and the region’s only Level 1 trauma center.
Come join our team!
You will be responsible for:
Records and processes EKG monitor strips for defined cardiac patient populations. Assures proper placement and maintenance of all monitoring equipment
Daily activities are coordinated by the charge nurse
Independently works with patient and family centered care teams to insure all business functions related to processing patient information, managing documentation, organizing patient medical record and facilitating smooth unit operations
Files appropriate patient reports and other information for their records
Facilitates communication among staff, relaying messages/information
Facilitates bed management and patient throughput on unit
Performs functions necessary to process direct admissions to the unit
Acts as receptionist for visitors to unit and also as a business partner to the department and clincal staff
Orients patients and families to the unit, answering routine questions
What you will need:
High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate’s degree preferred.
Previous clerical and customer service.
Computer literate, good interpersonal skills.
Critical thinking skills with proficient math aptitude.
Ability to organize and prioritize workload in a fast paced environment.
OAS Gold Training, Conflict Resolution Training, Delegation Training, Team Training
Computer testing will be required for typing, alpha numeric and numeric data entry; a minimum passing score is required
Must take and pass required dysrythmia couse within 6 weeks of hire.
Operations Associate/Monitor Technician I will have no acute care experience
Operations Associate/Monitor Technician II must have at least one year of acute care experience or one year of experience in specialty specific setting
Operations Associate/Monitor Technician III must have at least three years of acute care experience with at least one year as Level II OA/MT at BMC. Meets all Level I and II requirements and skills.
What you need to know:
Hours: Biweekly average: 36 hours (week one: 40 hours/week two: 32 hours)
Shift: Days, 7a-3:30p
Every other weekend and holiday
Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.