Patient Care / Endoscopy Tech
Location: Saint Anne's Hospital
Posted Date: 7/22/2020
Under the direction of the RN, the Patient Care Technician/Endoscopy Technician is responsible for assisting with the care and safety of the patient in the endoscopy suite and providing direct patient care pre and post operatively . Other duties include assisting the physician with endoscopy procedures and reprocessing of endoscopy equipment. He/She is responsible for performing a range of support activities that contribute to the overall efficiency of the endoscopy unit, Preop and PACU areas. Work involves maintaining inventory of supplies, disassembling, cleaning of working environment, high level disinfection, reprocessing and reassembling of endoscopy equipment. PACU and Pre-op duties include, but are not limited to vital signs, transferring patients, assisting patients with getting dressed, performing preoperative preps and scrubs, cleaning stretchers and bays, data entry and assisting the registered nurse.
I. Education: High School Diploma or GED
II. Experience (Type & Length): 1 – 5 years on the job training preferred
III. Certification/Licensure:, BLS required
IV. Software/Hardware: Meditech, Provation,Athena