EKG Tech II - Cardiology - Le Bonheur Job:
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

169179-en_US
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Memphis Tennessee
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Description
Summary

This position performs EKGs, treadmill tests, holter monitor scanning and patient education related to event monitors.  This position requires more specialized knowledge to recognize rhythms when performing tests such as holter scanning and treadmills.  Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.

Education/Experience/Licensure

 

Education/Formal Training

Work Experience

Credential/Licensure

 

REQUIRED:

 

High school graduate or equivalent required.

 

Demonstrated competency in the specialty areas through successful completion of Beginner and Intermediate EKG classes.

 

Minimum of one (1) year EKG experience, building upon the skills of the EKG Tech I.

 

Effective June 1, 2018: New Hires and Transfers are required to have current AHA “Heartsaver” Certification.

 

PREFERRED:

N/A

N/A

 

  • BLS
  • ACLS or PALS (pediatrics).

 

 

SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED:

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations commensurate with education.
  • Ability to read and comprehend moderately complex written material, such as technical manuals commensurate with education.
  • Ability to organize and complete tasks.
  • Ability to communicate verbally with others, including patients and co-workers.
  • Ability to maintain working relationships with co-workers.
Key Job Responsibilities
  • Performs and reports results on routine and specialized electrocardiograph examinations as directed.
  • Holter/Pacemaker/Event Recorder Duties and Responsibilities.
  • Exercise Testing.
  • General Cardiovascular Duties
  • Administrative Duties
Physical Requirements
  • Exposure to patient body fluids.
  • Ability to react quickly to emergency situations.
  • Ability to read and write to communicate both orally and in writing with other individuals.
  • Normal vision, including color and peripheral vision.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., as well as push up to 150 lbs.
  • Ability to stand, walk, climb stairs, squat, kneel, reach, bend, and twist throughout shift.
  • Ability to use hands and feet together for repetitive, coordinated motions.
  • Ability to use hands for gripping and squeezing as well as perform repetitive hand and wrist motion.
  • Good hand-eye coordination.
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