BioMed Tech I - RRMC Surgical Services
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center, located in Medford, is a 378-bed regional referral and trauma center featuring the latest medical technology and clinical expertise--all administered with a patient-focused philosophy. Our hospital team delivers nationally-recognized heart and vascular care, orthopedic services, and cancer care, as well as a comprehensive range of other key services including neurology and neurosurgery, bariatric surgery, rehabilitation services, work health, diabetes care, hospice services, a primary stroke center, an accredited hospital-based sleep center, and the regions only neonatal intensive care unit. Our mission is simple: "Asante exists to provide quality healthcare services in a compassionate manner, valued by the communities we serve."
At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork
The BioMed Tech I provides for equipment repair, maintenance and technical support for biomedical and life support equipment. This position is responsible for assuring that the patient care instrumentation is safe and effective. Additional duties of this position include equipment repair, support, preventive maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting and general maintenance on equipment. The BioMed Tech I also performs duties to ensure accurate records of service for equipment.
Education: High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) required. One year education in electronics from a vocational technical school, or two years related college education with emphasis in medical electronics or technological equivalent (TE), or equivalent work experience with training through manufacturer or military service, required. Bachelor's degree in clinical engineering, preferred.
License/Certification: Possession of a valid Oregon Driver's License with proof of safe driving record for the past 10 years and proof of insurance is required. Certified Electronics Technician (CET) by the International Society of CET's (ISCET); and /or Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician (CBET), as issued by the Board of Examiners for Biomedical Equipment Technicians, preferred.
Experience: Experience providing working knowledge of a health care environment and knowledge of medical terminology and electronics is required. Direct experience with surgical equipment in an acute care environment is highly preferred. Two years in a hospital setting or equivalent; electronic experience or training; knowledge of Windows applications, Microsoft Excel; and medical equipment database administration experience or equivalent also preferred.