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PRN Stress Technician @Penn Presbyterian

Job ID: 165216
Category: Technician/Technologists
Work Type: PER DIEM
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 21, 2022
Work Schedule: Per diem

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Description

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

The Heart and Vascular Pavilion at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is seeking a per diem Stress Technician.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
• Operating EKG stress systems, cardio-pulmonary equipment, blood pressure equipment
• Operating AED, O2, IVAC, pulse Ox, computer, telephone, calculator, and copier machines
• Operating stretchers, wheelchairs and all other equipment required of the position
• Using mandated precautions while working with radioactive materials and patients
• Performing IV placement
• Assisting Physician, NP, PA and/or other coworkers during stress testing

Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
• High school diploma or equivalent education required with two or more years clinical experience or clinical experience with a college degree in Exercise Physiology, or Kinesiology required
• Candidate must learn placement of 12-lead EKG and do basic interpretation and pass a competency within six months. Candidate must learn placement of IV’s using sterile techniques and universal precautions and pass a competency within six months as applicable by location
• Experience acquiring and basic reading of 12-lead EKG Preferred
• Experience taking blood pressure preferred
• One or more years’ experience Stress Testing preferred
• Two or more years’ experience in Heart station or Telemetry will be considered
• Excellent communication and customer service skills required

    We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

    Live Your Life's Work

    We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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