Swedish Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist Per diem, Day Shift) to work in Cardiac Catheterization at the Swedish Cherry Hill Campus in Seattle, WA.
The Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist will assist with the performance of a variety of technical procedures including but not limited to percutaneous diagnostic and interventional cardiac/vascular procedures and open surgical procedures under the direct supervision of a physician.
In this position you will:
Demonstrates functional understanding of various radiology imaging equipment to include digital x-ray and computer assisted applications.
Maintains ability to calibrate and perform analysis functions for vessel diameter and stenosis.
Understands the set-up and operation of monitoring equipment and vital sign recording.
Provides for documentation in procedure flowsheet as necessary.
Assesses patient vital signs and condition as required, notifying physician of any changes.
Required Qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from a two-year invasive cardiology program or successful completion of a formal Radiologic Technologist program
One (1) yea previous cath lab experience.
One (1) year experience in Interventional Radiology.
Certified by the Washington State Department of Health as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist and Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) certification OR State Certified Radiologic Technologist – Diagnostic license, required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN).
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification (ACLS)
About the Cherry Hill Campus.
What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.
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: Cardiopulmonary Technologist
Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 252089