Providence Health & Services Electrocardiograph Technician in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Electrocardiograph Technician (EKG) (Cardiology Services, Variable Shift, Supplemental) to Providence Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Position Details: This is a 0.0FTE position with no benefits. The supplemental position availability includes days, evenings, and weekends. Variable days.

In this position you will:

  • Study patient’s EKG requisition form to obtain vital information needed prior to the test, i.e., past heart disorders or special medication the patient received.

  • Explain purpose and procedure of the test to the patient.

  • Instruct patient to remove clothing to expose the chest, arms, and legs.

  • Attach electrodes to predetermined positions on the arms and legs.

  • Operate EKG machine.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Experience sufficient to acquire general familiarity with methods and terminology in commonplace work situations of the occupation

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Recent experience in acute care facility

  • Experience performing and interpreting electrocardiograms (EKG)

  • Registry is preferred

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate for Healthcare Providers

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Holy Family Hospital is a progressive, full service hospital in Spokane, Washington, offering a full range of medical and surgical services as well as specialty support and outpatient services. The hospital primarily serves north Spokane County—the fastest growing area in our region. We are currently licensed for more than 270 beds. As a not-for-profit Catholic hospital, every dollar we earn goes back to the community we serve. Providence Holy Family Hospital received several Five Star safety and excellence awards last year, including Patient Safety, Pulmonary, Respiratory and Critical Care.

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: EKG and Monitor Techs

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 159781