Ascension Health EKG Technician in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Job ID: 270193

EKG Technician

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Technician-EKG

City, State: Murfreesboro,TN

Location: St Thomas Rutherford Hospital

Department: Electrocardiography EKG

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 36 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Saint Thomas Health operates eight hospitals and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities that cover more than 65 counties and employ more than 8,000 associates in Tennessee and Southern Kentucky. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. We are a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

At Saint Thomas Health, we need you – a qualified, compassionate caregiver – we will help you become the best you can be in a job that you love. We combine faith and science to care for all persons, with special attention to those most vulnerable, and we invite you to join us on our journey.

Saint Thomas Health is rapidly growing and enhancing the lives of Middle Tennesseans. Below are a few things that happened within the last year that we are proud of:

  • Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provided more than $92 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2017.

  • Last year, Saint Thomas delivered over 9,000 babies, and cared for more than 500,000 lives.

  • Saint Thomas Medical Partners opened 5 new care centers and employed 30 new physicians in 2017, bringing our total to over 100 clinics across the region.

Responsibilities:

  • Attaches, connects, and operates electrodes from specified body areas to leads from electrocardiograph machine.

  • Reviews patient's record and instructs patients prior to procedures. Monitors patient during procedures and reports any abnormal findings.

  • Identifies and corrects for artifacts. Edits and forwards results to attending physician for analysis and interpretation.

  • Maintains EKG equipment and supplies.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. For current incumbents as of 4/30/18, BLS required upon expiration of Heart Saver.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required. Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or specific certification related to position preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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