Kindred Hospital Indianapolis North - 8060 Knue Rd Indianapolis IN 46143
Kindred Hospital Indianapolis North is JCAHO-accredited hospital, we offer our complex/critically ill patients who require specialized and aggressive care over an extended recovery period a full array of clinical services, including 24x7 nursing and respiratory therapy coverage, inpatient dialysis, minor procedure rooms, rehab, pharmacy, and a fully-credentialed medical staff with multiple sub-specialties.
Job Duties You will continuously monitor the cardiac function of patients on telemetry, providing an accurate interpretation of the rhythm and promptly notifying the nursing staff of any significant findings or changes. Perform clerical and receptionist duties.
Print and interpret rhythm strips every eight hours and place in patient's chart each shift; alert nursing personnel of rhythm changes or new occurrences and obtain a graphic tracing for each
Accountable for alarm limit settings on the monitors
Follow policies for placing telemetry leads on patients; troubleshoot any telemetry problems
Compile new and current charts; enter patient information on chart and Kardex
Perform clerical duties related to admission and discharge of patients
Answer telephone and intercom, take messages and communicate information to appropriate person; call and follow-up with consultants
Assist visitors on the nursing units
High School diploma or General Equivalency Diploma.
Current CPR certification.
Completion of Telemetry Training
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Job : Aides/Assistants/Coordinators/Care givers Primary Location : IN-Indianapolis-Kindred Hospital - Indianapolis North Organization : 4208 - Kindred Hospital - Indianapolis North