Monitor Tech Resume Samples

A Monitor Tech takes responsibility for monitoring, installing, and maintaining the EKG machines that are used to observe heartbeats of patients in ICUs. While the technician’s specific job functionality vary based on their experience and needs of the hospital, the following are certain core duties seen on the Monitor Tech Resume – observing and interpreting the heart monitors of the patients in the ICU; performing EKG’s; using the machine to record the electrical impulses; noticing changes in the patient’s heart readings or EKG’s; reporting changes to the nurse or doctor; maintaining equipment and heart monitors and taking responsibility for the machine maintenance.

Technicians handling the EKG should be analytical and observant, they have to recognize and differentiate abnormal patters and be able to multitask. Besides, the person should have good analytical skills; critical thinking skills; strong communication skills, and be savvy with electronic hospital equipment. Employers tend to hire candidates possessing a degree along with an EKG or CPR certification.

Monitor Tech Resume example

Monitor Tech Resume

Headline : As a Monitor Tech, responsible for Examining heartbeat patterns on electrocardiograph monitors. Making note of irregular rhythms and monitors changes in heartbeat. Experience in Ensuring that monitors are functioning properly. and also Reliving on experience and judgement to plan and accomplishing goals.

Skills : Skilled To Operate All Basic Office Equipment Such As Faxes, Phones, Copy Machines, Etc. Skilled In Windows Based Machines.

Description :

    1. Interpreted and maintain cardiac monitoring by observing and documenting ECG rhythms.
    2. Responsible for notifying the responsible nurse of the patient.
    3. Responsible for observing the monitor at all times, responding to alarms immediately, and reports any changes in the patient's rhythm to the team leader or nurse caring for the patient.
    4. Reviewed rhythms, treatment orders for dysrhythmias, and other pertinent information.
    5. Collected and documented the rhythm type.
    6. Maintained a supply of strip sheets, summary sheets, electrodes, wires, ECG paper, good batteries, pouches, and transmitters.
    7. Cleaned electrode wires and transmitters when monitoring is discontinued.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certified Nurse Assist


Monitor Technician Resume

Headline : To obtain a Monitor Tech position that will enable me to utilize my strong organization skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Workflow Planning, Safety, EMR.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented workflow planning procedures regarding health and safety protocol.
    2. Demonstrated outstanding communication skills with nurses and doctors when giving updates on patients' conditions during the report.
    3. Provided patient monitoring support and direct patient care, process physician orders including scheduling of tests and procedures; post and file all.
    4. Answered multiple phone lines; registering patients; monitoring the patients' cardiac rhythms; putting charts together and breaking them down; EMR.
    5. Worked with insurances with pre-authorizations.
    6. Monitored cardiac rhythm of patients in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
    7. Read ekgs fix leads on patients help the nurses move the patients transport patients to any department they needed to go to for testing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification


Monitor Tech Resume

Objective : Monitor Technician with 2+ years of experience in monitoring patient's cardiac rhythms accurately, identifying & initiating appropriate actions should ECG pattern change on a monitor screen.

Skills : Basic Ekg, Microsoft Word, Multi-phone lines, Printer, Fax machine ,.

Description :

    1. Delivered telemetry to intermediate units and performs monitor hook-up/discharge, patient preparation, and teaching related to the monitor.
    2. Maintained ongoing, high-level surveillance of patients.
    3. Measured, interpreted, and recorded cardiac rhythms and notifies nursing/clinicians of any rate/rhythm changes according to clinician/provider orders.
    4. Assisted with surgeries and non-invasive procedures on one with wound care physicians, pictures & measurements, wound vacs, amputees, staging, pulse lavage, etc.
    5. Performed vitals/glucose testing Provided patient education.
    6. Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas, and intracranial hematomas.
    7. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors In Nursing

Monitor Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a Monitor Tech position in a dynamic environment utilizing my customer service and production skills to ensure that customers are satisfied with services and work to assist with the flow of the facility's operations while maintaining a positive corporate culture and reinforcing the company's vision.

Skills : Customer Service, Excel, Windows 7, Word.

Description :

    1. Assisted with some medical procedures such as blood draws, Thorensentesis, specimen collections.
    2. Assisted patients entering or leaving their beds.
    3. Assisted patients on walking as ordered by the doctor.
    4. Cleaned patient's surroundings to ensure maximum comfort while in the hospital.
    5. Answered patient's call lights accordingly.
    6. Delivered messages to Doctors, labs, etc.
    7. Aided monitor tech in ensuring that all patients have correct telemetry on at all times to record heart rhythms.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Monitor Tech Resume

Summary : Seeking a Monitor Tech position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Can Do EKG's, Check Blood Pressure And Do Accu Checks. Have Many Years Of Customer Service And Office Experience. Have Experience In Data Entry Also CPR Certified.

Description :

    1. Did various jobs such as watched 24 monitors and graphed the rhythms.
    2. Worked in billing for 10 years of Billing Medicare electronically, Appealed Medicare.
    3. Collected Medicare. Worked the remits and variance the remit also posted the remits.
    4. Processed ub04's and 1500's Customer service answering phones, answering billing, and financial questions.
    5. Worked electronic billing on the DDE and Medicare assorted software.
    6. Billed commercial, Ahcccs, Workman's comp, Blue cross Blue shield.
    7. Responsible for answering calls for inquiries concerning patients from medical staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Monitor Tech Resume

Objective : Observes cardiac rhythms and recognizes and identifies cardiac dysrhythmias as directed by the Coordinator, Patient Care Services, Charge Nurse, and/or Registered Nurse.

Skills : Assembly Line Operations, Production Line Efficiency, Manufacturing Quality, Power Tools, Safety Standards.

Description :

    1. Entered patient demographics into the system.
    2. Monitored daily trend reports.
    3. Scheduled appointments with patients.
    4. Installed, troubleshoot, and picked up all equipment.
    5. Taught patients on the use of monitors.
    6. Discharged patients from the system and creating discharge letters and reports for physicians and office staff.
    7. Maintained all equipment, cleaning, install, discharges, and logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
G.E.D

Monitor Tech Resume

Headline : Responsible for assisting RNs and/or clinicians with cardiac monitoring, interpretation, measures, documentation and procedures related to cardiac monitoring; Monitor and record physiological measurements including obtaining six second strip as indicted by patient condition/physician order.

Skills : Cashier, Customer Service, Multi-Tasking, Multi Line Phone, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Communicated vital information to a nurse or appropriate staff member in a timely manner.
    2. Responsible for identification of patient arrhythmias, abnormalities or significant changes from baseline and reporting on the condition of patient to the RN/provider or appropriate supervisor.
    3. Initiates and discontinues monitoring equipment on admission, transfer, or discharge; Performs configuration as necessary; Care and maintenance of cardiac equipment.
    4. Performed qualitative analysis of records to ensure accuracy, internal consistency, and correlation of recorded data.
    5. Maintained strict patient and physician confidentiality.
    6. Documents and interprets patient’s heart rhythm and rate by utilizing telemetry recordings.
    7. Performs clerical duties related to admission, discharge, and documentation of patient information from the central monitoring unit; Maintains log books; Documents in the EMR
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Monitor Technician Resume

Summary : Extensive experience working with the general public, hospital and medical office settings. Interface well with others at all levels including patrons, patients, professionals, children and students. Caring and hardworking with excellent interpersonal communication, customer service and office support skills.

Skills : Clinical education/dysrhythmia classroom, Certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS).

Description :

    1. Responsible for watching Emergency Room monitors and reporting trends to appropriate nurse.
    2. Able to identify lethal rhythms.
    3. Responsible for maintaining HMO Medicaid patient accounts from the time of discharge until the account is paid in full or removed from active file.
    4. Verified/computed proper discount adjustment for reconciliation and contract carriers.
    5. Followed up on posting of all monies and adjustments, as applicable.
    6. Processed incoming mail for account activity to establish accuracy, denials, and appeals.
    7. Reviewed and researched patient information to ensure proper address, telephone numbers, employer, next of kin, etc., and update files appropriately.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
VOCATIONAL

Monitor Tech Resume

Summary : Looking for a challenging Monitor Tech position in a skilled healthcare organization where I can demonstrate my acquired skills as a Nationally Certified EKG Technician and Licensed Certified Nursing Assistant. I bring extensive training, a high degree of enthusiasm to the well- being of patients/residents and the ability to work independently or as a team player.

Skills : ICD-9, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PC, HCPC, Microsoft, Excel,.

Description :

    1. Interpreted and monitored heart rhythms, answer phone calls, and direct as needed, answer the secure front entrance as well as keeping an eye on who is leaving and entering.
    2. Interpreted the patient's heart rhythms at the beginning of each shift the DR.
    3. Monitored up to 43 monitors at once, Communicated with the nurses and doctors with changes Inspect and clean telemetry boxes and get them ready.
    4. Monitored and interpreted heart rhythms, measure all complexes, notify nurse of acute/critical changes, written documentation C.N.A/Tech- operate on Med.
    5. Monitored the patients making sure everyone is safe that monitoring.
    6. Orients and mentors new team members; Serves as a resource for training and troubleshooting to both the central monitoring unit and clinical areas.
    7. Troubleshoots monitors with nursing team and contacts Bio-med as appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing

Monitor Tech Resume

Headline : As a Monitor Technician functioned under the direction of the professional nurse. Responsible for cardiac monitor observation and reporting of cardiac rhythm changes to the nursing staff for further investigation when indicated. Demonstrated knowledge appropriate to the age of the patients served.

Skills : Telemetry monitoring, Dysrhythmia Course; BLS.

Description :

    1. Performed set up of cardiac telemetry including patient preparations.
    2. Monitored patients on telemetry by computer or transtelephonically.
    3. Evaluated cardiac rhythms and notifies the appropriate persons about serious or life-threatening arrhythmias.
    4. Created and typed overread reports.
    5. Processed and maintained an appropriate patient and departmental records.
    6. Performed ECGs as needed.
    7. Hooked up Holter and cardiac event monitors as needed.
    8. Maintained and promoted Hospital service standards.
    9. Trained presentations for office staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma