Telemetry Technician Resume Samples

A Telemetry Technician or an Electrocardiogram Technician will help Cardiologists in operating telemetries that are used to monitor the patient’s heart activities. Common tasks that are completed by these professionals on a day-to-day basis are listed on the Telemetry Technician Resume as follows – monitoring the heart rhythms, performing stress testing, attaching electrodes to the patient’s body, printing and filing rhythm strips, troubleshooting equipment problems, helping in admitting patients for the test, and training new telemetry technicians.

To advance in this career field, aspiring candidates are expected to groom their skills in – knowledge of telemeter, attention to details, good knowledge and familiarity with all types of medical terminologies related to this area, outstanding accuracy, and technical knowledge to repair telemeter equipment. Having a high school diploma or GED with training in EKG or arrhythmia can earn this job.

Telemetry Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking to secure a challenging position and a rewarding career as a Telemetry Technician, with growth opportunities in the health-care profession, where skills and knowledge are effectively utilized to their fullest potential.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Microsoft Office, Telemetry Monitor.

Description :

    1. Provide ambulatory monitoring to physician patients for analysis and detection of cardiac arrhythmias.
    2. Documented every two hours the patient's heart rhythms and rates and notifying nurses of any rhythm changes.
    3. Assists patients with activities of daily living such as ambulating, feeding, and toileting.
    4. Provide reports on a secure website and notify physicians immediately when a patient's transmission indicates severe arrhythmias that require further medical interventions.
    5. Advise physicians in selecting the best device and service for their practice and instruct the physician's staff on the use and proper set-up of the monitors.
    6. Provide ambulatory monitoring to physician patients for analysis and detection of cardiac arrhythmias.
    7. Observes, documents and report cardiac rhythms of adult and geriatric patients on telemetry.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification


Telemetry Technician-Unit Secretary Resume

Headline : Seeking a new graduate Telemetry Technician position that offers the opportunity for growth, learning, and advancement while allowing to use the abilities, skills, and experience to become a contributing asset to the company.

Skills : Customer Service, MS Office, Excellent Communication.

Description :

    1. Observes, documents and report cardiac rhythms of adult and geriatric patients on telemetry.
    2. Observes, documents and reports abnormal oxygen saturations on pulse ox.
    3. Maintains all equipment such batteries, cables, and telemetry.
    4. Answers call for assistance from patients and collect data such as vital signs, intake, and output, percent of meal eaten.
    5. Provides personal hygiene care such as bath, mouth care, and skincare.
    6. Assists patients with activities of daily living such as ambulating, feeding, and toileting.
    7. Provide ambulatory monitoring to physician patients for analysis and detection of cardiac arrhythmias.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
EL


Telemetry Technician I Resume

Objective : Seeking to use the experience and knowledge effectively, to surround with a positive work environment. Reliable worker with the ability to learn new concepts and skills quickly. Backed by solid work history, reputation as a team player and passion for helping others.

Skills : Computer Proficiency-Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Flexibility to Support Varying Schedules.

Description :

    1. Assists the nursing department in the care of patients by monitoring cardiac rhythms.
    2. Identify arrhythmias/abnormalities or significant changes from baseline and reports changes immediately to assigned nurse for further evaluation.
    3. Obtains six-second strip every three hours, or by patient condition, and documents and interprets the patient's heart rhythm and rate.
    4. Ensures patient safety at all times by notifying the nurse of any risk factors seen.
    5. Annual Completion of Basic EKG Interpretation Course and Completion of Lethal Arrhythmias Course.
    6. Patient admissions and discharges, inventory, clean, and disinfection of telemetry equipment.
    7. Need to be comfortable working with highly advanced computerized medical equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
CERT

Unit Secretary/Telemetry Technician Resume

Summary : Over 15 year of experience as a Unit Secretary/Telemetry Technician. Supported patient care delivery by providing clerical services. Provided excellent Customer Service for over 60 or more patients and their family members per business day.

Skills : Excellent Interpersonal Communication Skills, Computer Proficiency-Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Monitor patients' blood pressure and heart rate using electrocardiogram (EKG) equipment during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures to notify the physician if something appears wrong.
    2. Monitor patients' comfort and safety during tests, alerting physicians to abnormalities or changes in patient responses.
    3. Obtain and record patient identification, medical history, or test results.
    4. Attach electrodes to the patients' chests, arms, and legs, connect electrodes to leads from the electrocardiogram (EKG) machine, and operate the EKG machine to obtain a reading.
    5. Check, test, and maintain cardiology equipment, making minor repairs when necessary, to ensure proper operation.
    6. Perform general administrative tasks, such as scheduling appointments or ordering supplies or equipment.
    7. Reported all changes and abnormalities in heart rate and rhythm to appropriate clinical staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
LVN

Telemetry Technician II Resume

Summary : Experienced and talented Telemetry Technician studied in the management and organization of cardiac care. Expert in the latest equipment for monitoring heart patterns and rhythms. Background in operating banks of monitors and ambulatory monitoring.

Skills : Excellent Communication Skills, Advanced Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Identified and interpreted cardiac rhythms, arrhythmias, and dysrhythmia through continuous observation of cardiac monitors and equipment.
    2. Reported all changes and abnormalities in heart rate and rhythm to appropriate clinical staff.
    3. Documented all cardiac rhythmic patterns, rhythm abnormalities, patient condition, and behavioral activity by using automated documentation systems.
    4. Assisted in the training and orientation of new staff members.
    5. Participated in educational programs to enhance professional self-development.
    6. Adhered to governmental and hospital policies and standards related to safety, infection control, and ethical practices.
    7. Ensured proper functioning and maintenance of monitoring equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate

Telemetry Technician-Patient Care Resume

Summary : An experienced Telemetry Technician is now looking to obtain a position that will allow utilizing organizational skills, dedication, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : RN, Ability to Multi-Task, MS Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Read and monitored EKG monitors, for abnormalities in heartbeats or problems with machines.
    2. Assisted nurses in placing EKG monitors on patient's bodies.
    3. Replaced or supplied parts or necessary items for machines placed on patients.
    4. Aided patients or provide them with someone who could further help, ie nurses, doctors.
    5. Assisted in general needs that did not need medical education such as help to the restroom, water, discomfort in beds, extension.
    6. Worker relationships and some knowledge of EKG reading.
    7. Providing care to patients in need of general assistance, simple computer knowledge, attentiveness, efficiency, reliability, fast learning.
    8. Observes, documents and reports abnormal oxygen saturations on pulse ox.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Telemetry Technician III Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a position as your new Telemetry Technician. Experienced in providing strong customer service, and patient care.

Skills : CPR, Security, Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Monitoring EKG rhythms and alarms. 
    2. Using CPRS to look up patients medical records for history, new orders, and anything necessary to complete my job.
    3. Discharging and admitting patients throughout my shift.
    4. Interacting with ward clerks, charge nurses, doctors, techs, pertaining to different reasons regarding patients.
    5. Giving reports on specific patients throughout shifts.
    6. Notifying wards about leads off, 02 saturation, heart rates above parameters requesting vital signs.
    7. Interpreting the rhythms as well as measuring rhythms to distinguish their rhythm.
    8. Faxing reports to all wards in the hospital after documenting their reports for the day.
    9. Observes, documents and report cardiac rhythms of adult and geriatric patients on telemetry.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Vocational

Telemetry Technician-Unit Clerk Resume

Summary : Having a strong background and diverse experience in the medical device, laboratory, NGS, pharmaceuticals, and medicine. Focus spans many specialties but primarily cardiology (electrophysiology), CT surgery, neurology, pain, and neurosurgery.

Skills : CPR, Security, MS Office Suite, Documentation, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Maintains effective communication of information that is pertinent to the patient's care to allow health care providers to have an accurate picture of electrical cardiac activity.
    2. Interpret cardiac rhythms and communicates changes.
    3. Complete appropriate documentation and denotes accurate interpretation of ECG rhythm.
    4. Participate in process improvement activities by collecting data, offering input, or active membership on project teams.
    5. Responsible for venous phlebotomies for routine and emergent procedures throughout the hospital.
    6. Responsible for subcutaneous injections of PPD for some hospital admissions.
    7. Answers call for assistance from patients nursing assistant collect data such as vital signs, intake, and output, percent of meal eaten.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certification

Sr. Telemetry Technician Resume

Summary : Experienced, hardworking and detail-oriented team player with a proven dedication to overall mission success seeking to stimulate new opportunities.

Skills : Customer Service, Troubleshoot, PBX Operator, Teamwork Skills, Decision Making, MultiTasker, and Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Sets-up and operates telemetry and electrocardiogram equipment.
    2. Observes cardiac monitor tracing of assigned patients on telemetry.
    3. Places patient on cardiac monitoring using proper skin preparation.
    4. Obtains clear, readable six-second strips.
    5. Ensures monitor alarms are "on" when the patient is on the unit.
    6. Records measurements of heart rate, PR interval and QRs on rhythm strips.
    7. Documents rhythms with measurements on the worksheet of all patients once a shift as necessary.
    8. Ensures recorded rhythm strips are mounted and placed on the patient's chart after reviewing by the nurse.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Telemetry Technician Resume

Objective : Reliable, service-focused nursing professional with excellent patient-care and charting skills gained through three years of experience as a CNA, as well as experience in medication administration, unit clerking and monitor tech.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Organizational Skills, Excellent Interpersonal Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Promote patient safety by assuring each patient's rhythm is present on the monitor bank.
    2. Monitor and document multiple patients' continuous ECG.
    3. Measure PR interval, QRS duration, QT interval, heart rate, and rhythm.
    4. Record strips every two-hour interval for each patient.
    5. Communicated inefficient time manner with registered nurses via telephone for any alarms or rhythm change in accordance with the standard operating procedure.
    6. Monitor up to 40 patients and relay important information to the next shift through note keeping.
    7. Ensures recorded rhythm strips are mounted and placed on the patient's chart after reviewing by the nurse.
    8. Monitor heart rhythms continuously of patients admitted to ICU and hospital floor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma