ECG Tech - Iowa Heart - PRN

Requisition ID
2021-156190
Employment Type
Per Diem
Department
Cardiology Services
Shift
Weekend
Standard Hours
Primarily Weekends and Evenings
Facility / Process Level : Name
MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Location
IA-DES MOINES

Overview

MercyOne is a connected system of health care facilities and services dedicated to helping individuals live their best life.

With 420 care locations, our clinics, medical centers and affiliates are never too far from home, allowing us to improve the lives of individuals and communities across the state of Iowa and beyond.

MercyOne’s Central Iowa Region includes medical centers in Des Moines, West Des Moines, Newton and Centerville and two specialty hospitals – MercyOne Children’s Hospital in Des Moines and MercyOne Rehabilitation Hospital in Clive –  along with more than 20 additional facilities that house more than 50 primary care, pediatric, internal medicine and specialty clinics. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1893, MercyOne Central Iowa has the longest continually operating hospital in Des Moines.

Responsibilities

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Performs a variety of types of ECGs at locations throughout the Hospital.  Maintains department communications between  internal and external clients.  Edits and types ECG reports and provides copying and filing services for department. May work with patients in these age groups: 

neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs electrocardiograms (ECG), single average electrocardiograms (SAECG) and other types of ECGs on adults, children, and infants.
  • Utilizes the ECG computer system to edit Cardiologist’s ECG overeads and to retrieve and distribute ECG reports.
  • Applies and removes Holter monitors and apnea monitors from selected patients.
  • Utilizes the Mercy H.I.S. for all functions listed on the Tech Services Department Master Screen.
  • Accurately performs copying, filing, and typing functions.
  • Answers phones, documents, and routes messages.
  • Retrieves test results and routines them to a variety of departments and offices.

Qualifications

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Ability to type 15 words per minute.
  • Completion of Introductory ECG Anatomy and Physiology and Arrhythmia Recognition Class*
  • Completion of basic Medical Terminology class.*
  • Completion of ECG training program. *
  • Current BCLS certification or take BCLS class within 90 days of hire.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?

Join one of our Talent Communities to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness.