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Cardiac Monitor Specialist

Company: CHI Health
Location: Omaha
Posted on: October 12, 2019

Job Description:


Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 48
Primary Location: NE > OMAHA > SERVICE CENTER-NORTH BLDG











This position contributes to the mission of CHI
Health by providing cardiac monitoring services for patients cared for at CHI
Health hospitals in the region.-- The clinical
operation of centralized telemetry takes place 24/7/365 at the CHI Regional
Monitoring Center, designed to assist nurses and physicians in providing
quality patient care.-- The cardiac
monitoring specialist works with a diverse team of specialized technicians in this
patient-centered care environment.-- The cardiac
monitoring specialist is responsible for the continuous ECG monitoring of
patients' cardiac rhythm by: responding to all alarms detected; identifying
cardiac arrhythmias; reporting significant events; tracking patient activities;
documenting abnormalities; and producing cardiac rhythm reports.--

Key Job Responsibilities

1.------------
Confirms
initiation and discontinuation of patient monitoring with the nurse upon
admission/discharge or transfer, obtains pertinent information and completes
the plan of care for cardiac monitoring.

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2.------------
Responds
to all monitoring alarms, Identifies abnormalities, interprets cardiac
arrhythmias, triages actionable events, evaluates trends, notifies the nurse according
to alarm management protocols, adjusts alarm parameters, and documents
significant occurrences for the medical record.

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3.------------
Ensures
safe patient monitoring by: ensuring alarms are kept on with appropriate limits
in accordance with Clinical Alarm Standards; responding immediately to
life-threatening arrhythmias notifying the appropriate response team within 1
minute; recognizing changes in ST segments, QT intervals, SpO2 waveforms, and
BP measurements immediately communicating abnormal findings to the nurse;
following Leads Off protocol documenting patients' whereabouts throughout the
monitoring period.

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4.------------
Tracks
patient monitoring activities, interprets/documents cardiac rhythm strips for
each monitored patient every 12 hours, --reviews/edits
alarm categories in event disclosure, and produces a 24 hour graphic summary report
for each patient. --

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5.------------
Communicates
with the nursing staff to check patient census, obtain pertinent information,
report problems with ECG signals, discuss clinical significance of cardiac
arrhythmias, review alarm parameters, and obtain guidelines for
monitoring.--

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6.------------
Maintains
shift documentation, keeps monitoring team informed of patients' cardiac rhythm
activities, provides unit hand-off report before leaving the monitoring
station.

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7.------------
Performs
holter scanning analysis to produce a daily cardiac arrhythmia management
report on selected patients as ordered by the physician.

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8.------------
Uses
established guidelines to review 24 hour event disclosure to assist in evaluating
the need for continuing telemetry and communicates to the nurse or resident when
appropriate use telemetry discussion is needed with the physician.

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9.------------
Enters
daily telemetry charges for each monitored patient.--

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10.------
Performs
as a super user of all features of the Monitoring System, assists nurses, physicians,
residents, and learners in the retrieval of monitoring data.

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11.------
Evaluates
equipment malfunctions, reports problems, issues, or concerns to leader or
appropriate team for resolution.

















Additional Information


































































  • Requisition ID: 2019-R0247758

























































































































































  • Schedule: Part-time




























































































































































































































































  • Market: CHI Health


























































































































































Keywords: CHI Health, Omaha , Cardiac Monitor Specialist, Healthcare , Omaha, Nebraska

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