Sanford Health Monitor Technician - Medical/Surgical/Pediatrics/Critical Care in Aberdeen, South Dakota

Job Title: Monitor Technician | Medical/Surgical/Pediatrics/Critical Care | Aberdeen

City: Aberdeen

State: South Dakota


Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Hours Per Shift: 12 hr


The Monitor Tech provides support services. Some duties include: basic computer keyboarding skills, tearing down and assembling patient charts as appropriate, calling other departments to inform them of ordered tests and procedures as needed, and stocking supplies. In addition, the monitor tech will be responsible in monitoring and interpreting patient heart rhythms and vital signs as well as following set algorithm parameters that may raise alarms. This role must be able to interpret alarms and follow through with appropriate communication as needed. Must know how to use organizational policies and procedures. May have access to medications for purposes of distribution to licensed personnel. May include reception duties i.e. answering phones, use of multi-line telephone system and spectra-links. Must be organized and have ability to prioritize work, function under and handle stress and ability to do detailed work efficiently. Must have good interpersonal skills, strong communication skills and able to collaborate with other team members. Must be able to do troubleshooting with telemetry equipment and seek assistance when needed. Must be able to work under busy conditions. This department is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. May be expected to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.


Assists in the operation of day-to-day administrative transactions and systems. Demonstrates open, friendly, accepting, and supportive behaviors with team members. Demonstrates the ability to respond to change. Helps promote collaboration across generations, functions, regions, and levels. Identifies tasks or outputs that require accuracy and detail-level attention. Maintains a sense of urgency and a positive attitude. Provides a quality of service that customers describe as excellent. Responds to shifting priorities while maintaining progress of regularly scheduled work. Strives to complete assignments according to established quality measures.


Full-Time 72 hours per two-week pay period / 12 hour NIGHT shifts. #featuredjob


High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) required. Experience in healthcare is helpful. Previous experience with clerical/business services, communications equipment, and computer entry desirable but not required.

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At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

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City: Aberdeen

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Req Number: req27576