As the largest hospital in San Luis Obispo County, Sierra Vista
Regional Medical Center strives to produce optimal outcomes and
exceptional patient experiences to the community it serves. With
164 beds and hundreds of physicians, Sierra Vista puts advanced
technology into the hands of experienced medical specialists to
deliver quality healthcare to Central Coast residents and visitors.
Its distinct, high-level services include neurosurgery,
orthopedics, obstetrics, perinatology (high-risk pregnancy),
neonatology (high-risk newborn care), pediatrics and trauma. Sierra
Vista houses the largest Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
between Santa Barbara and Salinas, the only dedicated pediatric
unit in San Luis Obispo County and serves as the county's
designated trauma center. Sierra Vista is recognized as a leader in
orthopedics, cancer care and is a Joint Commission accredited
primary stroke center. Sierra Vista is fully accredited by The
Joint Commission and has been serving the community since 1959.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching
401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous
tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select
Transcribes physician orders and provides clerical support to
nursing staff for smooth operation of the nursing unit under the
supervision of the shift charge nurse. Monitors continuous EKG for
basic and lethal cardiac arrhythmias. Interacts with staff,
physicians, patients and families on the phone and on the Unit in a
knowledgeable and understanding manner.
Current BLS Certification
Completion of a basic cardiac arrhythmia class with passing
Must have working knowledge of basic medical terminology and be
Must be able to decipher physician orders and complete
Must be able to follow instructions, work quickly and accurately
in a fast paced environment.
Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate
effectively, verbally and in writing.
Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential.
Must be fluent in spoken and written English.
Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the
Previous experience as a Unit Clerk/Assistant in a hospital
setting, basic computer skills and previous experience as a Monitor
Technician in a step-down or critical care environment.