New Hanover Regional Medical Center Endoscopy Technician - Endoscopy in Wilmington, North Carolina
Endoscopy Technician - Endoscopy
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Must be Certified Nursing Assistant
This position has access to and knowledge of extremely sensitive, private and confidential materials. Ability to maintain the highest standard is required with zero tolerance. All the primary duties within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center. JOB SUMMARY: The Endoscopy Technician assists physicians and RN's during Endoscopy procedures, room turnover, cleaning and assembly of equipment, and stocking supplies, and transporting of patients. PRIMARY JOB DUTIES: 1. Assists physicians and RN's during endoscopic, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures with technique appropriate to patient's age and developmental stage. 2. Prepares, assembles, and cleans scopes, instruments, equipment, rooms for procedures according to established protocols. 3. Will perform routine clerical functions and data entry in scheduling procedures, filing procedure data and ensuring accuracy of patient identification. 4. Communicates in a positive and effective manner with members of the department and health care team and acts as liaison between department and other departments. 5. Performs other tasks or duties as identified & assigned by the charge RN, Coordinator or Manager. 6. May perform moderate of waived point of care testing per CLIA guidelines. 7. Transports specimens as needed. 8. Assists/or performs PCT job duties. 9. Transports patients to and from the Endoscopy Department with technique appropriate to patient's age and developmental stage. 10. Demonstrates standards of performance (ownership, teamwork, communication, compassion) that support patient satisfaction and principles of service excellence. 11. Performs other duties as assigned. ESSENTIAL JOB SPECIFICATIONS: 1. Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. 2. Licensure/Certification: American Heart Association HS (Heart Saver). Nursing Assistant required or two years work experience in a physician's office performing Endoscopy, outpatient department or hospital. 3. Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in hospital or physician office setting as transporter, aide or other patient care related duties. Maintains CPR annually.