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EKG Technician

Date:  Jun 29, 2022
Location: 

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Allied Health and Clinical Support Jobs
Job Type:  Rotating
Requisition ID:  663301

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.

PRIMARY PURPOSE

Performs routine and emergency EKG¿s per doctor¿s request to provide a diagnostic tool for diagnosis and treatment.

MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS

Education/Experience:
-Must have completed a Medical Assistant course that includes EKG OR must have six
months of experience performing cardio graphic procedures.
-Prefer six months in an urban healthcare system.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:
-May have an equivalent combination of education and/or experience in lieu of specific education and/or experience as stated above.

Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be able to identify the proper placement of electrodes for a 12-Lead EKG.
-Must be able to perform 12-Lead EKG.
-Must be able to utilize the MUSE (EKG Management System) for edit of EKGs prior to physician interpretation.
-Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and hospital staff.
-Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of PC operations and the ability to use work processing and spreadsheet software in a Windows environment.
-Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of equipment in order to monitor its general working condition.
-Utilizes creativity and innovation in attaining desired outcomes.
-Uses a holistic approach and persists when solving problems.
-Works in a highly organized manner, capturing and attending to details as well as the bigger picture.
-Acts with a sense of urgency.
-Synthesizes information and shares with a larger group.
-Works effectively in an ambiguous environment.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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