Cardiac Monitor Technician resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Cardiac monitor tech with talent for heart and rhythm changes. Strong knowledge of all cardiac rhythms, AV-blocks and ectopy. Communicative and team-oriented with proficiency in Cerner. Proven history of fostering team work to meet team, individual and management objectives. Respiratory student pursuing associate degree seeks internship opportunity to gain hands-on experience. Outgoing and friendly with strong motivation for success.

  • ECG rhythm interpretation
  • Active listening
  • People skills
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Problem resolution
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Computer skills
  • Analytical
  • Organizational skills
  • Troubleshooting
  • PPE use
  • Conflict resolution
  • Flexible
11/2008 to Current Cardiac Monitor Technician Danbury Health Systems | Brewster, NY,
  • Administered continuous and 12-lead electrocardiogram monitoring.
  • Monitored patients' blood pressure and heart rates before, during and after procedures.
  • Collaborated effectively with interdisciplinary teams to deliver quality patient care.
  • Maintained confidential records on patient treatments and diagnosis to alleviate possible data breaches.
  • Checked, tested and maintained cardiology equipment to uphold optimal diagnostic standards.
  • Operated diagnostic systems, adhering to all protocols to minimize machine damage and patient injury.
  • Recorded vascular information such as blood pressure, limb volume changes and oxygen saturation to inform diagnostic processes.
  • Documented findings manually and with recording devices such as Cerner to update medical records.
  • Compiled data from administered tests and produced reports for submission to [Job title].
  • Resolved patient cardiac change issues promptly, escalating more serious concerns to Charge Nurse for assistance.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
10/2008 to 11/2010 Emergency Department Technician Ascension Health | Livonia, MI,
  • Helped nursing staff provide quality, competent patient care for diverse emergencies.
  • Monitored patients for signs of distress or decompensation and alerted staff of emergency situations.
  • Worked alongside doctors and nurses to provide supplies, instruments and equipment for procedures.
  • Tracked patients' vital signs, treated wounds and collected samples to free up nurses and physicians for more advanced work.
  • Assisted with fitting patients for casts, crutches and other medical devices.
  • Prioritized care based on clinician orders and current patient symptoms to optimize resource utilization.
  • Assisted with CPR and airway clearing procedures during emergencies.
  • Took patients' vital signs, collected medical specimens and updated information in patient charts.
  • Responded to cardiac monitor alarms and other codes requiring immediate response.
  • Stocked and replenished patient care areas with appropriate supplies.
  • Monitored patients' condition and reported changes in status or acuity to nurses.
  • Safely transferred patients to wheelchair or stretchers for transportation to other departments.
  • Coordinated with nurses to assess and prepare patients for tests and medical procedures.
  • Took blood pressure measurements and reported to nurse or physician if above or below normal levels.
  • Facilitated communication patients, visitors, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.
  • Applied and educated patients on orthopedic devices like crutch walking.
  • Maintained appropriate inventory levels and replenished treatment areas.
  • Conducted patient assessments under supervision of staff nurses and physicians.
  • Monitored diagnostic medical equipment to measure and observe various aspects of patient's health.
  • Adhered to local, state and federal guidelines and accrediting agency regulations.
Mar1997 to Jul2008 Medical Assistant Sparrow Health System | Lansing, MI,
  • Performed preliminary physical tests to accurately record results in patient history summary.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate treatment.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Educated patients about medications, procedures and physician's instructions.
  • Organized charts, documents and supplies to maintain team productivity.
  • Contacted pharmacies to submit and refill patients' prescriptions.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Assessed, documented and monitored vital signs for patients within outpatient setting.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analysis.
  • Followed all principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
  • Partnered with healthcare and administrative staff to create patient-centered, inviting and supportive environment for patients and families.
  • Administered rapid tests such as COVID and Strep to help clinical staff assess conditions.
  • Contributed to office operations by triaging patients by severity of medical complaint.
  • Performed, validated and reported laboratory tests for prognosis, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Coordinated and executed medical waste disposal according to governmental and organizational standards.
  • Measured patient peak flows to improve workflow efficiency.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1989 High School Diploma | Renssealer Central High School, Rensselaer, In, GPA:
Expected in | Nursing St. Elizabeth School of Nursing, Lafayette, In, GPA:
Expected in 05/2022 Associate of Science | Respiratory Therapy Ivy Tech Community College, Lafayette, In, GPA:

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School Attended

  • Renssealer Central High School
  • St. Elizabeth School of Nursing
  • Ivy Tech Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Cardiac Monitor Technician
  • Emergency Department Technician
  • Medical Assistant


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Associate of Science

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