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Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist - $10,000 SIGNING BONUS

Providence Health & Services

Edmonds, WA 98020
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$10,000 Sign-on Potential - For Externals Only Relocation available
**Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Cardiac Catheterization at the Swedish Edmonds Campus in Edmonds, WA.**
_The Cardiac Cath Lab Technologist will assist in performing a variety of technical procedures including, but not limited to, percutaneous diagnostic and interventional cardiac/vascular procedures and open surgical procedures under the direct supervision of a physician._
**In this position you will:**
+ Demonstrate functional understanding of various radiology imaging equipment to include digital x-ray and computer assisted applications.
+ Maintain ability to calibrate and perform analysis functions for vessel diameter and stenosis. Understands the set-up and operation of monitoring equipment and vital sign recording. Provide for documentation in procedure flow sheet as necessary. Assess patient vital signs and condition as required, notifying physician of any changes.
+ Demonstrate knowledge in reading electrocardiograms. Demonstrate knowledge in heart pressures and wave forms. Demonstrate knowledge of advanced cardiac life support skills. Demonstrate the ability to work as a cohesive team member with all technologists, nurses, and physicians in a variety of roles to include scrub tech, circulating and recording tech.
+ Demonstrate proficiency in the use of a power injector and understands contrast utilization, precautions, and reaction treatments.
**Required Qualifications for this position include:**
+ Graduate from a two-year invasive cardiology program or successful completion of a formal Radiologic Technologist program
+ At the time of hire, required to be certified by the Washington State Department of Health as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist or State Certified Radiologic Technologist Diagnostic license.
+ Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)
+ One (1) year Cath lab experience.
+ One (1) year Interventional Radiology experience.
**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**
+ Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification (ACLS)
**About the Edmonds Campus.**
Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
+ 217 licensed beds
+ 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff
+ 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel
+ Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits see our website for details**
**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, were 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:** Cardiopulmonary Technologist
**Location:** Washington-Edmonds
**Work Locations:** Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
**Req ID:** 256784
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