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Flex Full-Time Cardiac Technician I - EKG Department (UPMC Passavant)

  • Job ID: 438270537
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Flex
  • Hours: Shifts: M-F and every 3rd weekend
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Passavant
  • Department: EKG
  • Location: 9100 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh PA 15237
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $14.71 to $22.47 / hour

Description

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Are you a healthcare professional interested in a career that provides plenty of opportunity for growth and development? If you're passionate about patient care and looking for a career that offers great benefits and plenty of room for growth, we invite you to explore this opportunity today!

 

UPMC is dedicated to providing each patient with the right care, in the right way, at the right time, every time. Our Cardiac Technicians are essential partners in that mission, enhancing the patient experience at UPMC with positivity and integrity. Join us as we provide Life Changing Medicine to our community. 

 

ANCC Magnet designated UPMC Passavant is currently hiring a Flex Full-Time Cardiac Technician I to support our EKG Department at the McCandless location.

 

Our Flex Full-Time Cardiac Technicians typically work a minimum of 28 hours per week with the ability to flex up to 36 to 40 hours per week. In this position, you will work 8-hour and 10-hour daylight shifts with a 6AM start time. You will work mostly Monday-Friday and every 3rd weekend. Candidates with prior patient care or patient testing experience are highly preferred and encouraged to apply.

 

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. 6 months experience in a medical related field is preferred. Ability to work flexible hours to meet the department's needs that include weekends and holidays. Basic typing and computer skills are also required. 
 

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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  • Act 33 with renewal
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