Swedish Medical Center CNA/HUC - General Medical in Issaquah, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Certified Nursing Assistant Health Unit Coordinator (0.9 FTE, Nights) to work in the General Medical department at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA

The Certified Nursing Assistant Health Unit Coordinator is responsible for performing general secretarial and clerical duties in the patient care areas.

In this position you will:

  • Interact with patients, families and physicians and act as a liaison among members of the health care team, patients and families.

  • Assist the nursing staff in coordinating the activity of the unit.

  • Assist in the delivery of patient care under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.

  • May be responsible for setting alarms and observing oxygen saturation readings.

  • Oversee the orderliness of work areas and orders forms and other clerical supplies.

  • Assist with orientation of new staff and performs other duties as assigned by charge nurse or nurse manager.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma/GED

  • Current Washington State certification as a Nursing Assistant Certified

  • Current CPR certification

  • Washington State Medical Assistant - Registered will be required with Swedish Medical Center facility application completed within 7 days of hire; must obtain active license within 60 days of hire. Employee will not be authorized to practice independently until registration is obtained

  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology

  • Basic computer skills and working knowledge of Window’s based applications

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience using electronic medical record

  • Experience must include one of the following:

  • Six months of acute care experience

  • One year of skilled nursing experience

  • Acute or skilled experience will be waived if the applicant has demonstrated experience involving customer service in healthcare or other related industry and completion of an acute care NAC course

  • Acute or skilled experience will be waived for students currently enrolled and in good standing at a traditional registered nursing program approved by the Nursing Quality Care Commission. At a minimum, satisfactory completion of one academic term (quarter or semester) that included clinical patient care experience is required. Strong preference will be given to students enrolled in a BSN program

About the Issaquah Campus:

With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.

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

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: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Issaquah

Req ID: 184757