Swedish Medical Center EKG Tech II in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for an EKG Tech II (0.8 FTE, Variable) to work for the EKG Department at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The EKG Tech is responsible for performing inpatient and outpatient electrocardiograms, treadmills, holter and event monitors, and other technical studies. These tests require the ability to identify and assess cardiac rhythm changes.

In this position you will:

  • Perform EKG's on inpatient and outpatients

  • Perform hook-ups, disconnects and data transfer on all holter and event monitors for all patients

  • Schedule same day appointments

  • Perform a number of clerical tasks, including, copying reports, charting, and maintaing and filing of patient records.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent experience

  • CPR Certification

  • Knowledge of arrhythmia recognition and 12-lead EKG interpretation

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant program

  • 3 years EKG experience

  • Past experience with Holter and event recorders and cardiac stress testing

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


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: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 182314