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Providence Patient Administrative Associate - Monitor Technician in Santa Monica, California


We are seeking a Patient Administrative Associate - Monitor Technician who will provide clerical and administrative support, admitting activities, and insurance verification in the PCC/SDU units. In addition, the Monitor Technician is responsible to observe the monitors, run and measure the telemetry strips, and report significant dysrhythmias to the nurse.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completed and passed a basic Dysrhythmia class within 90 days of hire

  • Completed and passed basic EKG class preferred

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • 1 year PAA/MT experience

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology

  • Demonstrate competency in performing selected patient administrative associate functions

  • Demonstrate competency in performing the monitor technician role

  • Medical terminology knowledge

  • Effective oral and written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Basic computer skills

  • Familiarity with order entry

  • Able to handle a high volume/high pressure environment

  • Able to work independently, with minimal supervision

  • Able to establish priorities appropriately and organize job responsibilities

  • Able to answer phones, and answer call lights efficiently

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.

The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: 103841
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Clinical Administration
Job Function: Clinical Support
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Night
Career Track: Admin Support
Department: 7006 PSJHC TELEMETRY
Address: CA Santa Monica 2121 Santa Monica Blvd

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.