Reporting to the Nurse Manager, Emergency Services, this position performs
routine clerical duties and patient monitoring necessary to ensure safety
of patients. Provides continuous observation of the cardiac monitors,
prepares and mounts cardiac rhythm strips for patient charts. This position
is also responsible for providing clerical support for the unit, and works
under general supervision and direction of the department director, manager,
supervisor, or charge nurse, and according to established policies and
procedures. In doing so, transcribes physicians orders, schedules diagnostic
tests and therapies for patients, assembles and maintains patient charts,
answers telephone calls, provides routine approved information, relays
other calls and messages, and maintains appropriate supplies and equipment levels.
One year experience in an acute care setting preferred and/or Emergency
Department exp. preferred.
Successful completion of RCH dysrhythmia recognition course or successful
completion of written exam required.