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Competition #:837531

Job Title:Cardiac Monitor Technician (CMT)

Department:6120 - Critical Care Unit

Job Category:Critical Care Unit

FTE:0.30 - 12 hours

Posted Date:05-13-2019

Closing date:05-28-2019

Schedule:12 hrs/wk; 630p-7a

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)


Job Summary:

The Cardiac Monitor Technician observes the heart rhythms of all cardiac monitored patients in the hospital. Their main job duty is to continually scrutinize and document individual heart rhythms and to urgently convey pertinent information to the charge nurse/physicians, along with other daily assignments given by the nurse or department manager.


Job Requirements:

Minimum Education

High school graduate or equivalent.


Required Licenses

Certified Nurse's Assistant with current Illinois certification.

Minimum Work Experience

One or more years’ worth of work experience.

Required Skills

Must successfully complete cross-training to perform HUC (Health Unit Coordinator) functions.

Must successfully complete a training period for EKG techs.

Must successfully complete the Cardiac Monitor Tech class offered by a CGH educator.

Must complete a clinical training period for observation of Cardiac Monitors with a designated charge nurse.

Must attend and complete continuing education as determined by departmental director.


Essential Functions:

Demonstrates proficient knowledge for CMT.

Demonstrate the ability to function as a HUC and is able to also perform that job function in conjunction with the CMT position.

Demonstrates the ability to function as a CNA and is able to perform that job function in conjunction with other cross-trained positions.

Utilizing a multi-disciplinary approach, effectively uses verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills to maintain cooperative and professional relationships as evidenced by.