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Swedish Health Services Cardiac Technician Senior - Heart And Vascular Clinic in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Cardiac Technician Senior (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Heart and Vascular Clinic at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, WA.

Primary support for EP cardiologists assisting in pacemaker and defibrillator interrogation and implant. Serves as lead to Cardiac Technician staff and ensures that Holter Monitor scans are completed for the purposes of producing optimal diagnostic reports to be interpreted by a physician, performs daily treadmill testing for the Echocardiography Lab, interpretation of EKG and oversees maintenance, accuracy and billing of the trans-telephonic pacemaker check appointments, billing and schedules.

In this position you will:

  • Responsible for all pacemaker and defibrillator checks with physician back up

  • Provide support to EP physician in OR as requested or scheduled by physician

  • Responsible for maintaining all documentation (policies/procedures) for the Arrythmia Department including; Pacemakers, Holter Monitoring, Event Monitoring and Transtelephonic pacemaker checks

  • Responsible for placement of Holter Monitors and performing the scanning and initial interpretation

  • Facilitate Holter and Transtelephonic equipment maintenance as needed. Escalate any issues to the Nursing Supervisor as appropriate.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Graduate of an accredited cardiovascular technology program or accredited school of registered nursing

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)

  • Cardiovascular Technician certification (CVT) or Certified Cardiac Device Specialist certification (CCDS) required upon hire

  • RN licensure in the state of WA required upon hire, if RN

  • Three (3) years previous experience as a Cardiovascular Technologist or Acute Cardiac Care Nurse

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Completion of ATI training

About the Swedish Medical Group:

Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes 128 primary care and specialty care clinics.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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: Cardiopulmonary Techs (Cath, EP and Other)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill James Tower (WA197) 550 17th Ave Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 284748