Job Summary: Observes telemetry monitors continuously, recognizes and documents rhythm tracings and also continuously monitors Cerner Patient Observer 'CPO,' recognizes patient movement and proactively alerts nurses and other care givers in an effort to prevent adverse events including: patient falls, patient elopement, patient safety and visitor monitoring.
Required Education: High School diploma or GED.
Preferred Education: Completion of a dysrhythmia course, High School and a 2 or 4 year degree.
Required License: None
Preferred License: None
Required Experience: Previous experience in a health care environment working with patients.
Preferred Experience: Previous telemetry experience.