Swedish Medical Center Emergency Department Technician in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Emergency Department Technician (0.6 FTE, Night Shift) to work for the Emergency Services Department at Swedish Ballard 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
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Washington State Medical Assistant - Phlebotomist (MA-P) certification
Washington State Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) or Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)
Current BLS Certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) training
Training in orthopedic technology
Two years of Emergency Department experience
About the Ballard Campus.
Swedish's Ballard campus maintains its strong ties to the Ballard community and fosters a team-oriented work environment. The Ballard campus has an active obstetrics program and a full-service Emergency Department. It is the site of Swedish’s Addiction Recovery Services — one of the few hospital-based drug- and alcohol-treatment programs in Seattle.
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: Other Licensed Technicians
Work Locations: Ballard Tallman Bldg (WA195) 5350 Tallman Ave Nw Seattle, 98107
Req ID: 209961