LHC Group UNIT SECRETARY/TELEMETRY TECHNICIAN in West Monroe, Louisiana
The Unit Secretary/Monitor Technician is responsible for coordinating all activities in the nurses' station related to patient care as follows: answer telephones and call lights; maintain patient charts; interact with physicians, staff, patients, and visitors. The Unit Secretary/Monitor technician must have a pleasant personality, good telephone skills, be able to clearly enunciate words and have exceptional organizational skills. This employee must have good time management skills and be able to multi-task. This employee is responsible for monitoring the heart rhythm pattern of patients to detect abnormal pattern variances, using cardiac monitoring equipment. The Unit Secretary/Monitor Technician (Tech) observes the screen of the cardiac monitor and listens for alarms to identify abnormal variation in heart rhythm. This employee is responsible for notifying nursing of any lethal arrhythmias or alarms.
This is a PRN position
LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.
Our company, a part of LHC Group, is currently seeking clinicians/professionals that want to join our team to help improve the well being of our patients and their families.
89% of our 380 locations have a 4.5 star rating or greater, and we are helping drive better outcomes for our patients nationwide.
If you're seeking a unique opportunity to take your career to the next level, it just arrived!
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Do you desire to make a difference providing quality care?
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Flexible schedule for field clinicians
LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home.
Formal Education : High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience : Less than 6 months
License, Registration, and / or Certification Requirement : No
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Working knowledge of medical terminology and experience in a healthcare setting preferred
- CPR Certification preferred
Excellent verbal communication skills.
Basic computer skills required
Basic EKG monitoring skills
General clerical and organizational skills required
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills
Ability to remain focused and maintain concentration over extended period of time. Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.
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Location : Facility Name Louisiana Extended Care Hospital of West Monroe
Requisition ID 2018-41609
Location : Postal Code 71291
Position Type PRN
Work Schedule Days
Location : City West Monroe
Location : State/Province LA
An equal opportunity employer
LHC Group is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status. To learn more about the opportunities for you with LHC Group and our affiliates, contact one of our Human Resources team members at 1.866.LHC.Group.
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