No experience
Employment Type:
Part time
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
TELEMETRY TECH_St Joseph Hospital-Elgin, IL
(This job is no longer available)
Presence Health | Elgin, IL
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

Requisition ID: 6604

Location: Presence St Joseph Elgin

Location Address:
77 North Airlite Street, Elgin, IL  60123-4912 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 32
Employment Status: Part-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating



The Monitor Technician is responsible for on-going surveillance of patient cardiac monitors and provides nursing staff or clinicians with immediate notification of any changes in cardiac rhythms.


  1. Demonstrates ability to interpret, communicate, and document patient rhythm information correctly and takes the proper action by following the policy and protocols in place.


  2. Evaluates patient responses to all interventions, and anticipates patient care problems as emergent rhythm changes.


  3. Completes monitor logs and rhythm analysis documentation. Obtains EKG strips from telemetry patients at least once per shift and captures any changes in rhythm or rate of ecotype.


  4. Evaluates patient responses to all interventions, and anticipates patient care problems as emergent rhythm changes.


  5. Demonstrates competence in the use of the monitoring equipment. Performs all operational functions to maintain the workstation monitor equipment. Monitors and maintains the telemetry equipment, including batteries and paper supplies.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



    Education and/or Experience                                                              

    High School diploma or GED required. Training program in arrhythmia recognition required within two months of hire.  

    Computer Skills                                                          

    Knowledge of Microsoft Office software.


    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hosp Elgin
Department Name: Regnl Nurs 2 PSJH

About Presence Health

HealthPresence has been developing quality, custom-designed medical websites since 1995, longer than any other medical website development company! And unlike those other companies, we don't crank out "cookie cutter" websites using templates. Every one of our sites is designed by a human artist specifically for that client.