Swedish Medical Center Emergency Department Technician in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Emergency Department Technician (0.9 FTE, Nights) to work for the Emergency Services Department at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Emergency Department Technician is responsible for providing support to the Emergency Department (ED) Nursing and Licensed Independent Practitioner (LIP) staff by performing tasks that assist in the care and treatment of patients with illnesses and injuries.

In this position you will:

  • Serve as a liaison among members of the healthcare team, patients, and families

  • Organize, replace and maintain inventory and supply levels in the department

  • Perform basic patient care such as vital signs, patient hygiene, mobility assistance, specimen collection, and preparation of equipment and supplies for procedures

  • Assist in other department-related activities

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Washington State Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) or Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)

  • Washington State Medical Assistant - Phlebotomist (MA-P) certification

  • BLS

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Training in orthopedic technology

  • Recent emergency department experience

  • EMT credential

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

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.

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 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Emergency Dept Techs

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 202774