Northwell Health Telemetry Monitor Tech - Bay Shore in Bay Shore, New York

Req Number 001RHN

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Performs continuous observation of cardiac monitors, including dysrhythmias, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Notifies appropriate licensed personnel as necessary.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Identifies dysrhythmias and rhythm changes utilizing systematic EKG analysis and notifies assigned Registered Nurse of any changes or problems.

  • Verifies all alarm parameters are set and activated at the beginning of the shift and responds to monitor alarms as needed.

  • Assists the RN in admitting patient, including alarm settings, AICD or pacemakers.

  • Prints monitor strips on each patient for interpretation by a Registered Nurse and files in the patient’s medical record. Replaces paper as needed.

  • Performs stat EKG’s when required.

  • Participates in orientation of new monitor technicians as necessary.

  • Reports equipment safety hazards or repairs to supervision.

  • Follows Infection Control protocols.

  • Performs related duties, as required.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Successful completion of an EKG course or equivalent, required.

  • Previous experience, preferred.

  • Every other weekend and Holidays as needed.