Swedish Medical Center Perioperative Care Associate II - Surgery in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Perioperative Care Associate II (1.0 FTE, Days) in Surgery at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Perioperative Care Associate II must be able to perform all duties of the Perioperative Care Associate I. Assists the surgical staff with turnover and preparation of OR suites.

In this position you will:

  • Assist the core facilitator with completion of case carts and preparation of positioning devices and equipment

  • Assist the surgical team with preparation of the surgical suite

  • Assist in the training of the Perioperative Care Associate I (PCA I)

  • Assist with quality improvement processes

  • Work under guidance of the PCA III, Surgical Technologist, Facilitator and RN

  • Function as a collaborative and participative member of an interdisciplinary team

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • One year experience performing duties of a Perioperative Care Associate Ior equivalent experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of sterilization techniques

  • BLS certificate from American Heart Association required

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

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

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 158662