- Position Summary: This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza of optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. Performs and edits EKG???s. Performs treadmill exercise stress tests and operates EKG monitoring equipment during pharmacological tests. Applies Holter monitoring systems and scans results. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza expects our core values to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community. The intent of these values is to assure that TMCA/CMP creates the environment where individuals choose to work, and that patient care services are of the highest quality.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: BCLS required. Certified Cardiographic Technician preferred.
Education: Completion of a formal EKG training program. Formal training in the field of Stress Testing preferred.
Experience: Minimum one year hospital or clinical experience preferred.
Special Qualifications: Basic knowledge of 12 lead EKG interpretation, computer skills and cardiac anatomy. Communicates positively and professionally with all customers. Provides safe care, displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Medical terminology. Basic keyboard and computer skills.
Degree of supervision required: Involves general guidance and direction by the Director of Cardiac Testing/Clinical Coordinator. Employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA.