EP Tech

Open Date 8/2/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group
Description
  1. Interrogate, interpret, and re-program cardiac devices with minimal physician supervision, including pacemakers, defibrillators and loop monitors.
  2. Troubleshoot critical device issues and take immediate steps toward resolution.
  3. Collaborate with physicians regarding device status and accurately document device analysis in EMR for review.
  4. Educate patients on all aspects of their device including remote monitoring and follow-up protocol.
  5. Ensure charges are accurately captured for device interrogation.
  6. Schedule patients for device appointment follow up in EMR and remote website. Immediately contact 'no show' patients to ensure they are re-scheduled.
  7. Assist EP nurses and non-physician practitioners in the delivery of patient teaching and care.
  8. Serve as resource to physicians and other practice employees regarding device patients and services.
  9. Keep equipment in good working condition and notify appropriate personnel of problem areas or safety issues.
  10. Ensure programming rooms are adequately stocked with necessary supplies.
  11. Participate in professional development activities and maintain professional affiliations.
Position Requirements

Required- Education: High School Diploma

Required-Certifications and Licensure: Active Medical Assistant Certification

Preferred: Telemetry accreditation (CRAT, NTI), Graduate from a cardiovascular training program (RCIS, RCES, etc.), IBHRE CCDS certification, prior experience in cardiac rhythm device interrogation.

Customer service skills, above average communication skills and knowledge of computers required.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly 80

Reading Shift Day