Swedish Medical Center Endoscopy Technician in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Endoscopy Technician to work at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
This is a 1.0 FTE, day shift position.
The Endoscopy Technician is responsible for 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
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 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 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: Endoscopy Techs
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 214910