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EKG Tech, Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics, Days, Part Time

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Employer Name:   Catholic Health Initiatives
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Last Updated On:   8/16/2017
Job Title: 
EKG Tech, Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics, Days, Part Time
Job Category:   Clinical:Cardiac/Catheter/Perfusion/EKG/EP Lab
Location:   Louisville
Job Description:   **EKG Tech, Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics, Days, Part Time** **Description** The _EKG Tech_ possesses working knowledge of electrocardiography and related procedures (defined in the _Essential Functions_ section of this document). He/she has displayed age-specific competence for all age groups serviced by the facility. The incumbent conducts himself/herself in a professional manner and is courteous to patients, physicians, visitors, members of the department and all other healthcare personnel. The incumbent supports and contributes to departmental productivity and organizational objectives by functioning as an integrated member of the non-invasive cardiology team and performs services consistent with his/her professional scope of ability. The incumbent supports and exhibits behaviors consistent with the organization’s mission and values in offering hope and healing to all. Performs electrocardiograms (EKG’s) on inpatients and outpatients as directed. Assists in the performance of stress testing as directed. Places Holter and EKG event monitors. Processes EKG’s in appropriate software system. Assists in other non-invasive cardiology exams and procedures as directed. Scans Holter tracings. Performs quality control for EKG studies. Cleans and maintains EKG equipment. Responds to Code Blue and STAT response calls immediately upon receipt of notification. Provides appropriate education to patients, patient family members and care team. Performs other duties as assigned. **Qualifications** **Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):** At a minimum, the incumbent shall have received the equivalent of a high school diploma. Additionally, the incumbent shall hold a current certificate from the American Heart Association in Basic Life Support or Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (or the equivalent thereof). **Experience(required and preferred):** No experience in health care or electrocardiography is required. * For those hired after November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the position, through primary source verification, prior to beginning employment. Education verification will also include the collection of a high school diploma or equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education. **AdditionalResponsibilities:** + Demonstrates a commitment to service,organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct anddemeanor at all times. + Adheres to and exhibits our core values: **Reverence:** Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. **Integrity:** Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. **Compassion:** Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. **Excellence:** Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality. + Maintains confidentiality and protectssensitive data at all times. + Adheres to organizational and departmentspecific safety standards and guidelines. + Works collaboratively and supports effortsof team members. + Demonstrates exceptional customerservice and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents,visitors, staff and the broader health care community. _CatholicHealth Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCBKYONE_ **Job** Patient Care Support **Primary Location** KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JHHS - JEWISH HOSPITAL **Daily Schedule** 1 **Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period** 48 **Weekends Required** Occasional **Req ID:** 2017-R0125178
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Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) is a national nonprofit health system with headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. The faith-based system operates in 17 states and includes 78 hospitals; 40 long-term care, assisted- and residential-living facilities; two community health-services organizations; two accredited nursing colleges; and home health agencies.

With total annual revenues of more than $10.7 billion and approximately 83,000 employees, CHI ranks as the nation’s second-largest faith-based health system. In fiscal year 2012, CHI provided more than $715 million in charity care and community benefit, including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research.

Catholic Health Initiatives is committed to:
  • Creating new ministries that build healthy communities
  • Reaching new milestones in clinical quality and compassionate care
  • Implementing an agenda of social justice
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