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Telemetry/Monitor Technician

Union City, New Jersey, 07087, United States
April 21, 2017

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Tanya Perez

**** **** **, ***** ******, NJ *****


Summary: Seeking position with a growing company to utilize my professional experience in the health care field and Interactive patient skills to give customers the best quality of service possible and company representation. Enthusiastic to expand knowledge in professional setting to grow with company for a long term position. Flexible with schedule, weekends, holidays, available. Salary: Negotiable.

Work Experience:

Kindred Hospital 224 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470 Monitor Technician/US 06/29/2015 to 10/28/2015

Entered physician orders on Sorian Medical Software. Monitored patients cardiac rhythms, interpreted patients strips as per protocol and when critical changes occurred. Reported and recorded all critical cardiac results to nurses and physicians. Interpreted in Spanish for family members, patients, nurses, and physicians as needed. Answered phones, and performed multiple clerical duties as per protocol. Maintained patient’s charts up to date on a daily basis.

Palisades Medical Center 7600 River Rd., North Bergen, NJ 07047 Monitor Technician 06-28-2009 to 09-11-2013

Monitored 54 cardiac telemetry units on Progressive Care Unit. Interpreted cardiac strips as per protocol per shift. Reported all cardiac rhythm changes to nurses and physicians. Cleaned and maintained all cardiac telemetry units daily. Maintained work area supplied at all times with materials needed. Educated patients on the need and usage of telemetry unit. Prepared patient’s chest for application of cardiac monitor. Admitted/discharged patient’s from Phillips Touch Screen telemetry system. Responsible for troubleshooting all cardiac monitor issues independently and with IT members via telephone. Interpreted in Spanish for patients, nurses, and physicians as needed. Performed miscellaneous clerical duties as needed.

Palisades Medical Center 7600 River Rd., North Bergen, NJ 07047 Sr. EKG Technician 09-08-2003 to 06-28-2009

Performed multiple different Stress Tests as per protocol with nurses and physicians on in house and out patients. Prepped patient’s chests and instructed patients on procedure of Stress Tests. Experience in operating Phillips Stress Test Treadmill System. Experienced in performing EKG’s on patients from newborn to adults on Phillips EKG Machines. Prepped patient’s chest, educated, scanned, and hooked-up 24 hour Holter Monitors on patients. Typed up preliminary Holter report findings for Cardiologists to confirm, reported all critical results to nurses and physicians immediately.

Palisades Medical Center 7600 River Rd., North Bergen, NJ 07047 Monitor Technician 03-12-1991 to 09-08-2003

Same as stated above.

Palisades Medical Center 7600 River Rd., North Bergen, NJ 07047 Patient Care Associate 08-28-1990 to 03-12-1991

Greeted patients in ER setting, retained information from patients for treatment/service. Admitted patient’s in house setting, Labor and Delivery information processing on newborns. Out-patient registration, insurance verification, answered phones, performed miscellaneous clerical duties as needed.


Experience in operating, and troubleshooting GE Telemetry systems.

Able to operate AED.

Experience in operating, monitoring, and troubleshooting Phillips telemetry touch Screen systems.

Experience in the operation and usage of Phillips Holtor Scanning System, and Holtor Hook Up.

Type 40-45 wpm.

Speak, read, and write, fluent Spanish.

Experience in Soarian, Microsoft software, computer literate, quickly adaptable to software.


BLS/ American Heart Association (CPR) (exp. 7/31/2017) National Telemetry Association Certification - ID# NTA 80121614 (exp.12/20/2018) Telemetry Technician Certification (12/ 2014)

Basic Rhythm Analysis Course Palisades Medical Center (2/1992) EKG Technician Certification (6/1990)


Phlebotomy Training Center 28050 Ford RD., Garden City, MI 48135 Telemetry Technician December 2014

Kaplan University 6301 Kaplan University Avenue, FT. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Paralegal Studies GPA 3.79 May 2008 to March 2010

Bergen Community College 400 Paramus Road, NJ 07652 Physical Therapist Assistant/AS in Science GPA 3.39 Feb. 1995 to Jan. 2001 Hudson County Vocational School 8511 Tonnelle Avenue, North Bergen, NJ 07047 of Technology

EKG Technician Certification June 1990

Emerson High School 318-19th. Street, Union City, NJ 07087 Diploma June 1987


Alpha Beta Kappa, Delta Chapter Honor Society, May 2008. Golden Key International Honor Society, July 2008. Professional References:

Richard Matera/ Supervisor

Kindred Hospital

224 Hamburg Turnpike

Wayne, NJ 07470

(973) ***- ****

Adel Nammour/Administrative Director/ PCU 3 East

Palisades Medical Center

7600 River Road

North Bergen, NJ 07047

(201) ***-****

Nancy Kimmel, RN PhD/ Instructor

28050 Ford Rd.

Garden City, MI 48135


Personal References: on request.

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