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Are you searching for a job in a fast-paced hospital environment? Then you've come to the right place. We are on the hunt for an Endoscopy Technician II to perform and coordinate a variety of routine and specialized task assignments as indicated by medical orders, nursing standards, and assessments to assist licensed nurse and physicians in the WOO Operating Room.
In the position, you'll also act as a resource for other departments regarding technical skills specific to the WOO Operating Room.
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Assists nursing staff and physicians with routine and complex procedures including, but not limited to: ERCPs, GI bleeds, Esophageal and pyloric dilatations
Interacts and communicates effectively with patients, families, staff, and physicians as observed by supervisor, patient surveys, feedback from patients, families, staff, and physicians
Responds appropriately during emergency situations by notifying the appropriate personnel and obtaining needed supplies and equipment
Utilizes CORI, Pentax, and Olympus Medtronic computer systems
Enters and retrieves patient information from the different computer systems in the unit
Enters orders and retrieves information from the Hospital based IS programs
Assists with clinical duties as assigned, acts as a receptionist, inputs computer data within an appropriate time frame, and uses communication skills appropriately
Prepares patient care areas for procedures by obtaining and setting up the appropriate supplies and equipment needed for the procedure and ensuring the equipment is functioning properly
Properly cleans patient care area and equipment (e.g., bed, counters, mayo tray, etc.) following patient use by using the designated cleaning agent to clean and disinfect accordingly
Restocks patient /unit supplies according to established PAR levels
Demonstrates cost containment and effective materials management when ordering supplies from outside vendors by communicating with the Charge Nurse/ Nurse Manager regarding budget for these supplies and maintaining established PAR levels
Demonstrates proficiency in the use of specialized, non-routine equipment including, but not limited to: Argon Plasma Laser, ERBE cautery, gold-probe, resolution clips, and PEG tubes
Coordinates training for new departmental staff on use of GIPS equipment