Monitor Technician / Unit Clerk
Company: Memorial Medical Center, Modesto
Posted on: January 15, 2020
Serving the greater Stanislaus County with 423 plus acute care
beds, Memorial Medical Center provides a full continuum of care
including 24-hour emergency care, inpatient and outpatient surgery,
obstetrics, pediatrics, nuclear medicine, dialysis therapy,
diagnostic imaging, intensive care, physical therapy, and home
health. Specialized care includes Memorial Regional Cancer Center
and Memorial Heart Institute.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Monitor Technician (MT) / Unit Clerk (UC)
under the direct supervision of the Charge Nurse, performs clerical
and reception support on an assigned nursing unit. This position
provides clerical support as part of a customer-focused, service
oriented team that incorporates the values of MMC in a confidential
environment. The Unit Clerk role will champion and model excellent
customer service behaviors while on duty utilizing the AIDET
(Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explain, Thank you) model.
Accountable for compliance with all continuous readiness and
quality standards as assigned.
- High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent.
- Successful completion of MMC's ECG course or another equivalent
hospital approved course prior to hire or candidates with prior
monitoring experience must successfully complete MMC's ECG
- Ability to see and recognize monitor patterns and cardiac
- Completion of Medical Terminology course required within 1 year
of hire or proven experience of 6 months or longer as a Ward Clerk
or one of the following equivalent positions (Acute Care Nursing
Assistant (ACNA), Medical Assistant (MA), Emergency Medical
Technician (EMT), Monitor Tech (MT) in an acute care hospital
working in a capacity where use of Medical Terminology is an
- Ability to type a minimum of 25 wpm.
- Basic skills in reading, writing and arithmetic.
- Knowledge of basic clerical duties.
- Basic computer literacy.
- Ability to write, read, hear, and verbally communicate in
English to the degree required to perform the job.
- Must be able to travel in accordance with any requirements of
your job (if MMC and/or own vehicle used on MMC business, must
possess valid California Driver's License and upon request proof of
liability insurance). Preferred Qualifications:
- Prior hospital clerical or cardiac monitoring experience.
- Demonstrates basic knowledge of unit specific age criteria for
patient population. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed,
religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic
partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression,
ancestry, nationalorigin (including possession of a driver's
license issued to individuals who did not present proof of
authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical
or mental disability, military or protected veteran status,
political affiliation,pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or
any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal
law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a
backgroundcheck/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest
and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a
manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including
but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
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