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Monitor Tech (Part time & full time opportunities)

Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
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Overview:
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
 

We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
 

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics complies with the Oregon COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Healthcare Providers and Healthcare Staff in Healthcare Settings and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule. Every candidate who accepts a position with Salem Health will be required to furnish proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment ("Fully vaccinated" means having received both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, and at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine). Details can be found on the Oregon Health Authority site here .
 

Salem Health is an eligible Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) employer. For additional details related to this program, please visit studentaid.gov
Description/Qualifications:
This position offers excellent hiring incentives (start bonus and/or relocation assistance) to qualified candidates!
 
Your Role With Us:
The Monitor Technician is a new and vital position to the Salem Health Float Pool. This position will be will part of the team providing 24/7 visual monitoring on Patients through a remote video monitoring room, giving Salem Health the ability to watch many patients requiring 1:1 monitoring at once.
 
Core Functions:
  • Communicate with RN assigned any observed behaviors noted for those patients on remote video monitoring
  • Monitors telemetry per Salem Hospital guidelines. Including:
    • Accurately documents rhythms Q 2hrs at minimum
    • Notifies staff of actionable (red or yellow) alarms
    • Maintains ADT on telemetry log and monitor
    • Demonstrates proficiency of telemetry monitoring system
  • Document as appropriate communication of behaviors observed for those patients on remote video monitoring
  • Maintain continuous cardiac monitoring observation and continuous observation of patients on remote video monitoring
Background/Expertise:
  • High School graduate or G.E.D. equivalent preferred.
  • Recent experience in a health care setting preferred.
  • Experience with telemetry monitoring.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association preferred.
  • Strong understanding of medical terminology preferred.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
Closing:
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by law.
 
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for applicants. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact my.recruiter@salemhealth.org.
 
 
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