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EKG Technician | Diagnostic Cardiology | Elkhart General Hospital at Beacon Health Systems in Elkhart, Indiana

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

    • Reports to Director. Performs 12-lead EKGs according to physician order, departmental policies and procedures. Performs patient education as required. Prepares tests for physician interpretation. Maintains, cleans, and calibrates diagnostic equipment.

    • Mission: To enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the communities we serve as the community's provider of outstanding quality, superior value and comprehensive health care services.

      Vision: Our vision is to achieve:

      • Innovative health care and well-being services of the highest quality at the greatest value

      • Easy access and convenience

      • Outstanding patient experiences

      • Ongoing education involving physicians, patients and the community


    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills, and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of a High School Diploma or equivalent. EKG experience is preferred.

    • Knowledge & Skills
      • Must comprehend lead placement and montage protocols.

    • Working Conditions

      • Must be able to work closely with critically ill patients.

      • Must be able to work under stressful situations.

      • Exposure to potentially hazardous contagious agents due to contact with patients and chemicals.

    • Physical Demands
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged periods of time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requires assistance, provide CPR, etc.) to perform the essential functions of the position.