Swedish Medical Center is looking for an EKG Tech II \(Per Diem, Variable shift\) to work for EKG at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA\.
The EKG Tech is responsible for performing inpatient and outpatient electrocardiograms, treadmills, holter and event monitors, and other technical studies\. These tests require the ability to identify and assess cardiac rhythm changes\.
In this position you will:
Perform EKG's on inpatient and outpatients
Perform hook\-ups, disconnects and data transfer on all holter and event monitors for all patients
Schedule same day appointments
Perform a number of clerical tasks, including, copying reports, charting, and maintaing and filing of patient records\.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent experience
Knowledge of arrhythmia recognition and 12\-lead EKG interpretation
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a Medical Assistant program
3 years EKG experience
Past experience with Holter and event recorders and cardiac stress testing
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 Non\-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well\-being of each person we serve\.
Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence\. Swedish has grown to become the largest non\-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers\. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work\. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment\. 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\.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.