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Providence Health & Services Monitor Technician in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a Monitor Technician (Full-Time/Night shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.

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We are seeking a Monitor Technician who will monitor electrocardiography according to established standards and practices. Attend nursing station and performs clerical and reception duties. Requisitions supplies, equipment, and services as directed.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies.

  • Prioritize work and provides prompt and efficient service.

  • Observe cardiac monitors and documents rhythm strips in accordance with critical care standards.

  • Promptly and accurately report rhythm variances to the charge nurse and/or nurse responsible for the patient’s care.

  • Run strips and identifies rhythms every shift.

  • Maintain monitoring equipment, printers and supplies; reports equipment malfunction to Biomedical Engineering and charge nurse.

  • Requisition supplies and equipment, maintenance and repair services, and prepares related forms. Keeps stock and equipment inventories.

  • Perform clerical duties related to procedures such as admission, discharge, transfer, and death.

  • Keep patient records current.

  • Photocopy information, files information, and answers the telephone, takes messages, and directs calls.

  • Maintain a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for patients/families accordance with hospital standards.

  • Assist with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.

  • Maintain department records, reports, and files as required.

  • Participate in educational programs and in service meetings.

  • Attend meetings as required.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of basic dysrhythmia course

  • MOAB I/II required within 30 to 150 days of hire for employees in Emergency Dept. and PARC

  • Answer telephones

  • Coordinate meetings

  • Maintain filing systems

  • Maintain logs

  • Maintain patient charts

  • Schedule appointments

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of course for ward secretaries and medical terminology

  • Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 315999