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Hawaii Pacific Health Monitor Technician - Adult Intensive Care Unit in Lihue, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is a not-for-profit medical center dedicated to providing the Kaua‘i community with accessible quality health care. The largest medical center on Kaua‘i, it is a state-of-the-art acute care facility with a full suite of services offering 30 specialties and programs, including cardiology, emergency, family practice, gastroenterology, health management, internal medicine, neurology, OB-GYN, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics and urology. Its 20-bed emergency department serves as the island’s Primary Stroke Center. The medical center also has four birthing suites, seven intensive care beds and 20 same-day surgery beds. Wilcox is the first American College of Surgeons-verified Level III Trauma Center in the state of Hawai‘i. The American Heart Association has recognized Wilcox with its Get with the Guidelines award for Stroke (S), Gold Plus and Honor Roll Elite Plus. Wilcox is a Healthgrades five-star recipient for the treatment of heart attack and five-start recipient for treatment of Stroke; and is the only medical center in the state to be named a Top 100 Rural and Community Hospital by the National Rural Health Association.

The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is dedicated to adult patients who are critically ill or being closely monitored to prevent deterioration. Our multidisciplinary, professional staff provides care that supports the holistic inclusion of patients, families and significant others in order to assure the safe recovery of our clients and decrease the length of inpatient stay.

As the Monitor Technician, you will help the department deliver quality, compassionate cardiac care for to patients and their families. You will be responsible for observing cardiac monitor screens on telemetry nursing units, identifying rhythm changes, performing a variety of clerical duties and helping to maintain patient records on the nursing unit. We are looking for someone with an exceptional sense of quality control in patient care, a talent for managing complex instrumentation and procedures and a commitment to creating a healthier Hawai‘i.

Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 12 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.250000

Bargaining Unit: ILWU

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High School or equivalent. Current American Heart Association Heart Saver - AED CPR card. One (1) year experience as a cardiac monitor clerk, ward clerk, or related position.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Monitor Technician - Adult Intensive Care Unit

Category Medical Support Staff

Employment Type Employee

Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Req ID 15091

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