EKG Tech

Clinical Support Kirkland, Washington

Department: Preop Clinic
Job Type: Per Diem Shift: Day
Hours/Week: varies
Req: 44280


Description

Location:  Preop Clinic

$19.76 hr. - $33.96 hr. DOE

Job Summary:

Performs electrocardiograms, maintenance of electrocardiography equipment, and organization of electrocardiogram area activities.

 Primary Duties:

1.Performs electrocardiogram procedure according to policy on routine and STAT requests and distributes interpreted EKGS to appropriate locations.

2.Perform billing duties for EKG area.

3.Align priorities with Manager for electrocardiogram procedures (EKG, Holter Monitors, Treadmill testing, Dobutamine Stress Echo, Adenosine Nuclear studies) as needed.

4.Recognizes life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias and communicates this to the physician and or appropriate patient care units at time of testing.

 REQUIRED for the position:

  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS certification by date of hire

 DESIRED for the position:

  • 1 year of EKG experience in a similar setting
  • Certified EKG Technician (CET)

 *This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between EvergreenHealth and the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW), Local 21. Union membership is optional.