Catholic Health Initiatives Endoscopy Tech, PRN (Saint Joseph London) in LONDON, Kentucky
Endoscopy Tech, PRN (Saint Joseph London)
Contributes to the safe, efficient operation of the endoscopy suite by assisting the physician, circulating RNs and anesthesia personnel during all levels of endoscopic procedures. Has primary responsibility for set-up, operation, and cleaning of all procedural equipment during endoscopy cases.
Gives direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the endoscopy RNs
Responsible for the care, handling, and processing of all of the endoscopy equipment and instruments.
Prepares and sets up for all GI and pulmonary endoscopy procedures ensuring that the correct equipment and supplies are available during the case.
Ability to assist the physicians as needed with equipment and supplies consistent with their job classification.
Knowledge of all complex and therapeutic GI/Pulmonary procedures performed in the unit.
Ability to set up and assist with out of the department cases at the bedside or in the OR as necessary
Able to recognize and communicate any patient issues to RN or physician during the procedure.
Maintains supplies and stocks procedure rooms and travel carts during down time
Assists with tracking locations and maintaining inventory of equipment
Disinfects and cleans scopes and equipment according to SGNA/ASGE standards and hospital policy.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or equivalent (required)
Surgical Scrub Techs must be a graduate of an approved technician program; certification preferred.
One year of OR, endoscopy or hospital experience preferred.
BLS upon hire as of 07.01.2017
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LONDON-ST JOSEPH HOSP LONDON
Daily Schedule 1
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0169234
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