Cardiac Tech - Cardiac Stepdown Unit - Part Time - Nights at Mercy Medical

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Mason City, Iowa

Job Description:

Employment Type:

Part time

12 Hour Night Shift


Up to $2,000 in incentives for joining our team!

What we offer:

  • Competitive wages; including weekend and night differentials

  • Benefit Package(Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan)for positions 16 hours per week or greater

  • Educational assistance

  • Success Sharing - a bonus when the organization meets its goals


Pay range ($15.00-$18.21)

About The Job:

The Cardiac Tech will assume the following two roles: Nursing Assistant and/or Telemetry Tech. Individual skills and preferences will be taken into consideration; however, department needs will prevail when making decisions on skill mix.

  • Nursing Assistant: The nurse assistant provides patient care under the supervision of the registered nurse. This care focuses on personal hygiene, nutritional needs and activities of daily living.

  • Telemetry Technician: The Telemetry Technician provides ongoing observation and interpretation of cardiac rhythms; prepares and maintains telemetry records and maintains a functioning telemetry system.

What we are looking for:

Education [formal]:

High school education or equivalent preferred.

Completion of geriatric aid certification and State of Iowa Nurse Aide registry listing as "Active" or eligible.


Currently enrolled in an A.D.N., B.S.N., program with successful completion of first semester of A.D.N. program, OR first year completion of nursing courses in BSN OR graduate of an A.D.N., Diploma, BSN or LPN program.


Nursing Assistant experience preferred.

Special Skills and Competencies:

Strong verbal communication and organization skills.

Strong customer service skills.

Demonstrates ability to understand and follow direction.

Demonstrates responsiveness to needs to patients, families, peers, and professional staff.

Demonstrates continuous application of proper body mechanics.

Ability to work flexible hours.

Demonstrates basic computer skills.

Displays proper telephone etiquette.

Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations.

Demonstrates the ability to interpret cardiac rhythms.

Must provide proof of Basic Life Support (BLS Healthcare Provider, American Heart Association; or American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer-LIVE class only) via current card prior to employment or within 60 days of hire and maintains current status.

Completes Mandatory Reporting: Child and Dependent Adult Abuse requirement within 6 months of hire and renews this requirement every 5 years.

All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical, drug screen and post offer exam.

EEO Employer F/M/Veteran/Disabled

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), VEVRAA, and Section 503, should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, please call Human Resources at (641) 428-7287 or email us at

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