Monitor Tech or Arrhythmia Clinic Tech -AdventHealth Medical Group- Cardiology Orlando
Location Address: 1613 N MILLS AVE, Orlando, FL 32701
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Faith based & mission driven organization
Central Floridaâ™s premier multi-specialty medical group
Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement
CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs
Positive working climate to support a work life balance
You Will Be Responsible For:
Screens, communicates and respond to patient needs timely and appropriately. Instruct patients and their families of anticipated or completed procedures, appropriate follow up and use of any home monitoring equipment.
Understands and uses all types of home monitoring equipment including 24- or 72-hour monitoring and short- and long-term event recorders. Ensures all monitors are sanitized and in working order prior to placing on patient.
Navigate individual monitoring company websites to view and print reports as needed. Electronical enrollment forms to all outside monitoring companies. Sorts and files all papers received by fax or electronically.
Keeps accurate monitor logs for each type of monitor. Tracks monitor type, charges, ordering physician, date monitor provided and by whom, return date and when report sent to physician.
What You Will Need:
High School graduate or equivalent
1-2 years cardiac experience
Knowledge of the equipment, standard tests and procedures, and typical readings including arrhythmias and abnormalities.
Knowledge of typical patient reactions and signs of distress including the ability to recognize, report and treat potentially lethal arrhythmias.
Knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the heart and cardiac medications.
Ability to independently perform tests.
The Arrhythmia Clinic Technician is responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of cardiac rhythms and rhythm EKG analysis of transmitted strips from outside monitoring companies as well as in office placed Holter monitors. The ACT retrieves, evaluates and triages the information, prepares a full disclosure report for entry into the EMR once the physician evaluates and approves. Determines when an adequate test has been obtained and consults supervisor or cardiologist as needed based on Electrophysiology notification protocols in place for all monitors. Monitoring duties also include scheduling patients, assuring proper charging of tests with a payable diagnosis, proper sanitization, and maintenance of equipment.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.