Swedish Medical Center Cardiovascular Technologist - Cardiac Catherization in Edmonds, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Angioinvasive Cardiovascular Technologist to wo rk for Cardiac Catheterization at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.
This is a 0.8 FTE, day shift position.
The Angioinvasive Cardiovascular Technologist is responsible for performing the technical aspects of adult, geriatric, and adolescent procedures done in Special Procedures/Cardiac Cath Lab under the direction of the Radiologist, Cardiologist and the Lab supervisor, and producing radiographic diagnostic quality for these examinations as prescribed by department protocols.
In this position you will:
Perform all technical aspects of procedures in order to conclude studies and provide efficient throughput within the department to include rotating through scrub, circulating and filming positions
Maintain proficiency in evaluating geriatric, adult or adolescent patient condition to include blood pressure, heart rate and oxygen saturation through in-services and continuing education
Maintain proficiency and operation of the RMS computer system to ensure timely procedure is performed and proper billing of patients occurs
Provide safe environment for performing sterile procedures by preparing room using excellent sterile technique and safely cleaning exam room after each procedure
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Successful completion of a program in Radiologic Technology as accepted by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists; or successful completion of a program in Cardiovascular Technology as accepted by Cardiovascular Credentialing International
Current State of Washington certification as a Radiologic Technologist-Diagnostic or Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
Board registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists or Cardiovascular Credentialing International
Successful completion and maintenance of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Current experience in Radiology Special Procedures and/or Cardiac Cath Lab
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Advanced ARRT Certification in Cardiovascular
Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
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 nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other 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: Cath Lab
Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
Req ID: 189158