The Monitor Tech is a trained member of the unit based team who supports the on-going delivery of care as identified by the multidisciplinary Patient Management Team.
The MT works under the direct supervision of the RN and performs tasks and duties which do not require a license, professional judgment or intervention. The MT must pass the required competencies. The MT works within the Department of Nursing standards. The MT adheres to UAMS clinical programs policies, procedures and standards for patient family centered care.
Required: High school diploma or equivalent, plus 6 months direct patient care related experience is required. PCT certified within 3 months of hire (training provided). Must be able to lift 100 pounds. Required to pass the dysrythmia course and maintain competency as a telemetry technician.
Preferred: Certified as a nursing assistant or military corpsman is preferred. Experience interpreting rhythms is preferred. Current BLS.