Assumes responsibility for cardiac monitoring functions on patients requiring monitoring on the Telemetry Unit and completes appropriate documentation. Supports direct patient care activities by performing clerical functions and communicates to all persons involved in unit operations. Functions with minimal supervision. Responsible for maintaining patient records in a condition which promotes efficient data collection and retrieval. Under the direct supervision of RN, assists the unit secretary with the transcription of physician orders. Supports System and Nursing Strategic Plans, Relationship-Based Care, and Shared Leadership.
What You Need to Be Successful:
High school diploma or equivalent. Must have corrected visual and aural acuity. Must be able to read cardiac rhythms and possess knowledge of medical terms.