Job Description

Job Title: Cardiac Technician I
Job ID: 85424618
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Flex
Hours: Flex FT 28-40 hours 6 am until 11 pm
Shift: Flex Time
Facility: UPMC Shadyside
Department: Electracardiology
Location: 5230 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15232

Description

Purpose:
Implement and prepare for interpretation of cardiac testing that includes EKGs, Holter Monitoring Hook-ups and Stress Testing.

Responsibilities:

  • Edit EKGs, after physician review, by deleting, inserting or making additions of established phrases in the ECG Computerized System (MUSE).
  • Utilize all computer systems (MUSE, TDS, etc) for testing data, result reporting and mailing, billing, etc.
  • Perform cardiac testing that include EKGs, rhythm strips, Signal Average ECGs, Stress testing, Holter Monitoring hook-ups, according to protocol and in a timely fashion.
  • Maintain equipment by cleaning and stocking on a daily basis as well as alerting appropriate personnel of needed repairs and supplies needed. Also maintain the department area to meet Safety & Security regulations (JCAHO & OSHA).

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Six (6) months experience in a medical related field is preferred. Ability to work flexible hours to meet the department's needs that include evenings, weekends, holidays and weekend/holiday
  • On-Call required. 
  • Basic typing and computer skills are also required. Transcription skills are preferred.

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
    Completion of a Medical Assistant or Cardiac Technician course preferred.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
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  • UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

     

    Salary Range: $14.61 to $22.93 / hour

    Union Position: No

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