Swedish Medical Center Endoscopy Technician in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Endoscopy Technician at Swedish Ballard in Seattle, WA.

This is a 1.0 FTE, day shift position.

The Endoscopy Technician is a multi-task position that is expected to perform the activities listed below as well as scheduling procedures, computer data entry for ph studies, and assisting in the procedure room. The Endoscopy Technician is expected to fulfill varying weekend and weeknight call coverage.

In this position you will:

  • Clean and disinfect scopes, preparing scopes for repair

  • Prepare equipment for sterilization

  • Set up and maintain supplies in procedure rooms

  • Assist nurse with patient admission to the procedure room

  • Comply with all department specific policies and procedures

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Current Surgical Technologist, Anesthesia Technologist, Emergency Medical Technician, Nursing Assistant Certification or Certified Medical Assistant in the state of Washington

  • One year of experience (within 3 years of assuming the position) in a medical setting as a Surgical Technologist, Anesthesia Technologist, Nursing Assistant Certification or Certified Medical Assistant required

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified as a GI Technical Specialist (GTS) from the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)

  • Previous experience with scope processing

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

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: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Ballard Main Bldg (WA148) 5300 Tallman Ave Nw Seattle, 98107

Req ID: 202204