|Company:||GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL|
The EKG Tech (Electrocardiogram Technician) is responsible for conducting and analyzing cardiovascular tests (EKG, Holter, Stress tests, Nuclear stress, Dobutamine stress and Pediatric EKG) on patients. This position will analyze and report test results that may detect any health issues. In addition, the EKG Tech assists doctors in performing cardiovascular exams on patients, overseeing, administering, analyzing, and recording tests that require special EKG equipment.
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
Successful completion of an appropriate and credentialed technician educational program required.
2-3 years prior experience preferred.
Associate's degree or higher preferred.
Licenses / Certifications:
Maintains licensure/certifications and other job-required credentials.
Must score 80% or higher on the EKG technician certification exam.
If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.
Possesses physical strength necessary to transport equipment and patients.
Exhibits knowledge of anatomy and physiology as well as familiarity with health care field.