PCT/Monitor Tech ICU
Piedmont Walton (Monroe, Georgia)
Full Time Nights
Possesses knowledge and ability to provide continuous ECG monitoring through assessment of EKG strips and
accurate interpretation of cardiac rhythms and dysrhythmias interpretation including: measurement of P-R
intervals, QRS widths, and ST segment deviations. Possesses troubleshooting skills to recognize monitoring
problems, identifies probable causes, and seeks solutions to correct the problem. Responsible to maintain
inventories, supplies, and hardware and telemetry transmitters in working condition and to
appropriately report malfunctions promptly. The PCT-Monitor Tech, under the supervision of licensed
clinical staff, provides care to patients from birth through the lifecycle, demonstrating competency with
treatments, procedures and equipment appropriate to the clinical setting and hospital policy.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High school diploma or GED required.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
BLS certification through AHA required.
Successful completion of PHC telemetry monitoring competency assessment within 30 days of hire is
Knowledge of cardiac rhythms/Basic EKG interpretation preferred.
Certification from a Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Technician program preferred.
One year of patient care experience preferred.
Certification as a Certified Cardiac Monitor Telemetry Technician (CCMTT) through the American
Education Certification Association or Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT) through
Cardiovascular Credentialing International is preferred.