UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN HOSPITAL AN Electrocardiograph Technician in MADISON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Electrocardiograph Technician - Emergency Department - 90% FTE, Nights - University Hospital - 8797 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: Join the #1 hospital in Wisconsin! We are seeking an ECG Technician to: * Perform electrocardiographic (ECG) tests, including application of various arrhythmia monitors and electrocardiographic stress testing. * Educate patients on testing procedures. * Properly position patients, electrode application, and judge the quality of ECG tracings. * Facilitate stress testing under the supervision of cardiologist, APP, or clinical exercise physiologist. UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets. Work Schedule: 90% FTE, 36 hours per week. 8/12-hour shifts scheduled between the hours of 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM or 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM. Weekend rotation required. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department. University Hospital in Madison is a Magnet -designated facility that's ranked Wisconsin's #1 hospital and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers. Learn more about this opening UW Hospital and Clinics benefits Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Minimum - High School degree or equivalent. Preferred - Technical or Associate's Degree in Healthcare related field. Work Experience: Preferred - One (1) year of Electrocardiograph Technician experience. Licenses and Certifications: Minimum - CPR certification Preferred - CCT, CRAT, or equivalent. Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: * Ability to perform all required functions of the ECG cards, rhythm monitor devices, stress testing system, and ECG interpretation software. * Knowledge of the psychosocial needs of patients and families. * Ability to work with and maintain confidential patient information. * Strong communication and interpersonal skills. * Ability to document and communicate accurate patient observations, care, and outcomes of care. * Ability to triage multiple patient care or equipment related issues. * Strong problem-solving skills dealing with technical and interpersonal issues. * Ability to work in a team environment and to collaborate with a variety of staff members in a positive manner. * Ability to operate a computer. * Demonstrates a high degree of professionalism. Physical Requirements: Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://ars2.equest.com/?response\_id=b73ca18a37eb26a9bd037cf6f91d6b50 Other: Applicants ONLY to apply via URL link provided!