Performs EKG, EEG, Stress Tests, Holter application, and Holter scanning procedures in accordance with established policies, procedures, and standards set by CardioPulmonary Services.
Performs EKG, Signal Average, EEG, Stress and Holter application as ordered by physicians according to established procedures.
Reports all ventricular arrhythmias, 2nd and 3rd degree blocks, ST depression or elevation changes to the RN, physician or immediate supervisor.
Deals with dysrhythmia changes and complications to stress testing in a calm and logical manner.
Identifies and saves abnormal wave patterns for physician interpretation.
Scans Holter Monitor tapes, according to procedure, in a timely fashion.
Performs transmitted EKG (event monitoring) according to procedure.
Notifies physicians of gross abnormalities and documents that the physician has been notified.
Edits EKG's after physician reads EKG.
Makes out monthly schedule for EKG interpretation by physicians.
Maintains and troubleshoots equipment.
Event Monitor - patient's application, instruction and transmitting of strips.
Demonstrates behaviors consistent with organizational mission and goals.
Follows all applicable hospital policies and procedures.
Participates in facility Quality Improvement/IOP Program
Follows policies and procedures for infection control and facility safety in accordance with regulatory guidelines.
Follows "Patients Rights Policy" at all times.
Demonstrates knowledge of information management as appropriate