Swedish Medical Center Monitor Technician/Unit Secretary - Emergency Services in Edmonds, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Unit Secretary/Monitor Technician (0.3, Nights) to work in Emergency Services at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, Washington.

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Unit Secretary/Monitor Technician provides efficient operation of a nursing unit by taking responsibility for the clerical functions and heart rhythm monitoring of patients.

In this position you will:

  • Serve as the hub of all communication for the unit and act as the front-line customer service representative

  • Be accountable for the efficient coordination of unit activities, including patient placement, scheduling, coordination with other departments for patient care services and the effective dissemination and prioritization of information

  • Assemble and maintain patient charts, current forms and results/reports

  • Watch over patient heart rhythm monitors and notify the nurses when alerts sound

  • Assess, order and maintain unit supplies and equipment


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Course work in Medical Terminology

  • Working knowledge of computers and various office equipment including: multi-line telephones, copiers, fax machines, etc.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience in an acute care facility or related work experience

About the Edmonds Campus:

Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater

Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals.

We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health

and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010,

Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery

network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the

comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

  • 217 licensed beds

  • 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

  • 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

  • Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services


We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Req ID: 156669