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Providence Non-Invasive Cardiac Technician (on call) in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Non-Invasive Cardiac Technician (E K G, Variables , 0.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Perform electrocardiographic exams, including 12-lead electrocardiograms, Rhythm electrocardiograms, Exercise Stress Tests, Pharmacological Stress Tests, Procainamide Challenge studies, monitoring of patients rhythm while physician does pacemaker checks/reprogramming, and monitoring of patient vital signs and oximetry readings

  • Respond immediately to all Code 99s

  • Enter daily charges and log book entries, enters correct patient and medication documentation, and maintains patient files, including paper and electronic files

  • Document brief patient history for all stress patients as well as vital signs and patient symptoms during the stress and recovery phases of these test

  • Recognize and maintains confidentiality of all patient and employee information

  • Maintain a work environment conducive to efficient department operation

  • Participate and promote department quality improvement process.

  • Respond to real or simulated emergency and disaster situations according to hospital procedure

  • Assist with departmental projects as assigned by the ECG Dept Supervisor

  • Complete initial and annual Competency Plan for assigned job and department

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

  • Current BLS certification

  • 1 year patient care experience in an acute care setting

  • Experience in operating standard office equipment

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • CCT/eligible

  • 2 years experience in ECG/Stress ECG in an acute hospital care setting

  • ECG transcription experience

  • ICD9 coding experience

  • Experience maintaining electronic patient database

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 276212

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