Catholic Health Initiatives Endoscopy Tech II (FT) in PASADENA, Texas

Endoscopy Tech II (FT)

Description

Patients Medical Center (PMC) provides inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services to residents of Pasadena, Deer Park, La Porte, Baytown, and Clear Lake. The facility includes 53 medical/surgical beds, eight ICU beds and three endoscopy rooms, and offers a range of primary and specialized services—wound care, general surgery, gastroenterology, occupational health, heart and vascular, women’s services, diagnostic imaging, outpatient rehab services, and sleep disorders.

POSITION SUMMARY

Has a wide range of specialized duties. They must already have the skills of an Endoscopy Technician; possess a thorough understanding of endoscopy equipment and supplies and display above average interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to interact with staff, physicians, vendors, and other department personnel

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

Education: High School Diploma/GED

Minimum Experience: One (1) Year of Experience

Position Responsibilities

  1. Cleans and disinfects endoscopes and accessory equipment

  2. Documents the cleaning/disinfection of all endoscopes on appropriate logs

  3. Prepares accessory equipment for sterilization and Delivers these to Central Sterile Processing at the end of day

  4. Documents dates of change of disinfection solution

  5. Responsible for assessing equipment on a daily basis and notification of any equipment damage to the Nurse Manager

  6. Responsible for set-up and clean-up of procedure room and supply carts, pre and post procedure

  7. Performs as an assistant to the physician during diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as directed by the physician or registered nurse

  8. Cleans and re-stocks unit supplies and accessories

  9. Performs transporter duties as necessary

  10. Provides assistance with skilled nursing care as directed by RN

  11. Assists with orientation of new personnel

  12. Delivers and picks up lab specimens and patient care supplies and equipment

  13. Provides delegated clerical support

  14. Communicates with patient's family, physicians, and unit personnel and peers in an accurate, courteous and professional manner

Minimum Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  1. Must be familiar with computerized technology associated with endoscopy equipment

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location TEXAS-PASADENA

Daily Schedule FTE

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 1800000296