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EKG Technician
Ref No.: 17-02561
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Contract
Certified EKG Technician
Washington DC

Experienced Certified EKG Technician
6 plus months of experience (i.e., within the last year), experience in a patient care setting preferred; volunteer work as CVT may be considered, as appropriate.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of an approved monitor technician course work through completion of an approved Cardiac Monitor Tech or Cardiovascular Tech program is required.
Successful completion of the Certified EKG Technician exam

The Certified EKG Technician will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
Under the supervision of a registered nurse, responsible for monitoring cardiac and physiologic/hemodynamic trends and rhythms. Communicates to members of the healthcare team and documents according to policies and procedures to help provide a safe monitoring environment.
Operate electronic monitoring equipment.
Recognize abnormal signs and symptoms and subtle changes signifying alterations in patient physiological monitoring.
Make judgments regarding routine patient care activities within scope of practice.
Demonstrate highly effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills to establish working relationships that foster optimal quality patient care.
Document legibly using a writing instrument.
Use a computer keyboard functions to input and obtain data.

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