Swedish Medical Center Monitor Technician II - Intensive Care EICU in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Monitor Technician II to work in the Intensive Care EICU at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA
Relocation assistance available!
This is a 0.9 FTE, night shift position.
The Monitor Tech II (MT) is responsible for continuously monitoring patients via telemetry of oxygen saturation (Sp02) levels and/or electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythm on patients from a remote workstation located in the TeleICU Clinical Operations Room (COR) or other nursing units.
In this position you will:
Communicate all concerns to Staff Registered Nurse (RN) or Charge Nurse
Utilize TeleICU RN (tRN) as a resource
Provide clerical support to the workflows of the TeleICU clinical staff (tMD and tRN)
Assist and participate with the orientation of new Monitor Tech I and Nursing staff
Will be assigned to Trending Monitoring or Live Monitoring based on needs of the business
Maintain telemetry monitoring equipment and report malfunctioning equipment to Clinical Engineering
Be responsible for alarm management in collaboration with nursing: setting low/high rate alarms and assuring that alarms are on at all times
Be responsible for performing general secretarial/clerical duties supporting Tele ICU activities
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or GED
Successful completion of Basic Cardiac Arrhythmia Interpretation class
1 year of recent ECG Monitoring Experience
Managing a patient monitoring load of 35 patients on multiple monitors
Working knowledge of Window’s based applications
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Previous experience using electronic medical records
About Swedish Shared Services
Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. Our expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus. It also consists of Swedish Medical Group’s network of primary care clinics, and affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater Seattle.
Each campus has a local operations leadership team, supported by centrally located and led corporate services, such as Human Resources, Financial and Information Services.
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: EKG and Monitor Techs
Work Locations: First Hill Heath Bldg (WA204) 801 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 222338