The University of Texas Medical Branch Electrocardiograph(EKG)Tech - Heart Station (Galveston) - DAYS in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

High School or equivalent and related experience required. EKG certified preferred.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Electrocardiograph Technician provides technical skills in obtaining electrocardiograph tracing, routine exercise stress testing, exercise stress testing with nuclear medicine, Holter/Event Monitor application and scanning of hospital and clinical patients.

Salary Range

The salary range for this position is $27,360/yr - $41,040/yr commensurate with experience.

The pay band for this position is PC12

Specific Job Related Duties

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Prepares appropriate equipment and instruct patients on procedures.

  • Traces 12 lead EKG and transmitting to the system.

  • Enters patient information, as well as edits of electrocardiogram into the system.

  • Interprets EKG rhythms and reports significant changes immediately to the appropriate medical personnel.

  • Hooks up Holter monitor for patients, and obtains scan reports.

  • Cleans of all equipment after each use and makes sure accessory items are properly stored.

  • Participates in team setting to do nuclear medicine pharmacology tests and treadmill exercise tests.

  • Prepares paperwork and traces EKG’s during nuclear procedures.

  • Transmits final paperwork to the appropriate department.

  • Hooks up event monitors and prepares paperwork.

  • Performs routine maintenance work on equipment for proper operation.

  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.

Work Schedule

Days: Mon. - Fri. with rotating weekends

Closing Statement

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Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Electrocardiograph(EKG)Tech - Heart Station (Galveston) - DAYS

Job ID: 53715

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: HOSPT