Swedish Medical Center Emergency Department Technician - First Hill in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Emergency Department Technician (0.8, Nights) to work for the Emergency Services Department at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Emergency Department Technician is responsible for providing support to the Emergency Department (ED) Nursing and Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) staff by performing tasks that assist in the care and treatment of patients with illnesses and injuries.
In this position you will:
Serve as a liaison among members of the healthcare team, patients, and families
Organize, replace and maintain inventory and supply levels in the department
Perform basic patient care such as vital signs, patient hygiene, mobility assistance, specimen collection, and preparation of equipment and supplies for procedures
Assist in other department-related activities
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Washington State Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) or Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)
Washington State Medical Assistant - Phlebotomist (MA-P) certification
Current BLS Certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Training in orthopedic technology
Recent emergency department experience
About the First Hill Campus
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. 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.
Job Category: Emergency Dept Techs
Req ID: 168476