Kaiser Permanente EKG Technician II in Moreno Valley, California

Under general supervision instructs, prepares patients & performs cardio-diagnostic tests in the inpatient/outpatient setting. Performs various functions including paperwork, maintaining equipment & other related duties.

Essential Functions:

  • Upholds KP's Policies & Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities & applicable state, federal & local laws

  • Instructs, prepares patients & performs varied diagnostic procedures, including but not limited to: EKG's, treadmills (in conjunction w/ an RN), Holter/Cardio-care hook-ups, monitoring of cardiac rehab patients (in conjunction w/ the Cardiac Rehab Coordinator), assists physicians w/ pacemaker monitoring/adjustment procedures, completes all paperwork relating to above delineated procedures as appropriate

  • Performs routine preventative maintenance & minor adjustment on cardio-diagnostic equipment

  • Maintains equipment & supplies

  • Scans EKG's for variance in established norms; notifying physician of same

  • Performs computer data entry & retrieval, minor computer maintenance

  • Responds to emergency situations, such as code blue, as assigned

  • Arranges & confirms appointments for cardio-diagnostic procedures as assigned

  • Assists w/ information gathering from cardiac rehab patients, as directed by the cardiac rehab coordinator/designee

  • Ensures cleanliness of assigned areas, proper functioning of equipment & stock of supplies

  • Provides safe & therapeutic environment for patients & staff in compliance w/ policy & procedure as delineated in the department Safety & Infection Control manuals

  • May train & orient assigned personnel as to equipment utilization/procedure, alerts appropriate personnel to difficulties requiring personal attention

  • Utilizes effective communication & interpersonal relationship skills when interacting w/ other members of the health care team & patients

  • Displays tact, cooperative & courteous behavior w/ the public, patients, & staff

  • Actively participates in education programs & staff meetings that are scheduled by the department

  • Assists members w/ direction, information on obtaining care, personal physician, etc

  • Adheres to all Department/Medical Center policies & procedures

  • Performs other duties as assigned, including but not limited to: Clerical duties (filing), telephone/fax correspondence, Xeroxing

  • Promotes, ensures, & improves customer service to internal/external customers by demonstrating skills which are consistent w/ the organization's philosophy of providing extraordinary customer relations & quality service

  • Assume other activities & responsibilities from time to time as directed

Basic Qualifications:

  • Six (6) months (1,000 hours) of hospital EKG Technician experience, including knowledge of various types of cardiac equipment including but not limited to EKG, Holter Monitors & Treadmill tests

  • Current BCLS required

Notes:

  • Schedule to include all shifts, rotating weekends, holidays, and floating within the established seniority section.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: EKG Technician II

LOCATION: Moreno Valley, California

REQNUMBER: 700989

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.