SCOPE OF POSITION
The LPN - Cardiac Technician is responsible for nursing care as assigned. Performs cardiac stress test, Holter and Event Monitor application/scanning, Tilt Table and Ambulatory Blood Pressure procedures. Cross-trained in the EKG management and storage lab. Should possess an experienced working knowledge of modern computerized equipment, hospital Nursing policies and procedures. Consistently demonstrates good patient care skills. Communicate with all patients, which can include neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric in obtaining and interpreting information in terms of patients' needs.
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Graduate of accredited School of Nursing and must be licensed in the appropriate state to practice nursing. Minimum of two years experience in a cardiology related field. Critical care experience preferred. Must have thorough knowledge of arrhythmia and EKG interpretation.
Certified cardiographer technician preferred, ACLS certification preferred, current CPR certification and IV experience required.