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Clinical Care
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Pacific Northwest Region
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42400 Requisition #

Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.

 

We're looking for someone to join our team as a EKG Technician who:

Performs standard and complex electrogcardiogram (ECG) and procedures using specialized equipment, under minimum direction. Uses electrocardiogram equipment and medical techniques to record the electrical impulses transmitted by a patient's heart for diagnostic purposes. Schedules patients and procedures.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Completes electrocardiogram tests as requested by a physician to detect heart disorders. Performs an electrocardiogram (ECG) by attaching electrodes to a patient and then pulling switches on an ECG machine to trace electrical impulses transmitted by the heart. Performs stress tests which involves hooking up a patient to an ECG monitor for a baseline reading and then monitoring. the patient's heart while he or she exercises on a treadmill which produces ECG readings at multiple levels of physical exertion.
  • Gathers the patient's medical history. Explains testing procedures and prepares the patient for the procedure.
  • Monitors the patient's status and notes any abnormalities during testing. Reports the findings to the patient's doctor for further analysis after testing.
  • Calibrates and checks equipment on a weekly basis and orders necessary supplies.
  • Processes patient records, in adherence with established procedures.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

 

You'll be successful with the following qualifications:

 

Education: 

  • High School Education/GED or equivalent: Preferred
  • Associate's/Technical Degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Preferred

 

Required Licenses/Certifications: 

  • Current certifications in BLS, American Heart Association: Required
  • Current Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), American Heart Association: Required
  • Certification as EKG Tech: Preferred

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