Swedish Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist to work in Cardiac Catheterization at the Swedish Cherry Hill Campus in Seattle, WA.
This is a per diem, day shift position. Candidate would have ability to work flexible shifts and hours if need be, along with regular shift coverage.
The Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist will assist the physician in the invasive testing and/or treatment of patients in the Cardiac Cath Lab.
In this position you will:
Participate in all procedures performed in the Cath Lab
Read electrocardiograms, demonstrate knowledge in heart pressures & wave forms, and have an understanding of advanced cardiac life support skills
Use diagnostic and interventional radiology imaging equipment
Set up and operate monitoring equipment and vital sign recording
Scrub and assist the physician as needed during cardiac and peripheral catheterization procedures
Required Qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from a two-year invasive cardiology program or successful completion of a formal Radiologic Technologist program
Certified by the Washington State Department of Health, as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist OR State Certified Radiologic Technologist - Diagnostic license
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Available for weekend and evening call rotation - being within 30 minutes of the Campus during the call period
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 healthcare system.
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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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Cath Lab
Req ID: 180797