Endoscopy Tech Level II (PRN)
Requisition #: 184501
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC
Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: April 3, 2019
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The Endoscopy Technician Level II possesses advanced knowledge and skills necessary to perform advanced endoscopic procedures. The Technician Level II acts as a departmental resource for the gastroenterology service line and serves as a primary preceptor for other staff orienting to the Technician role in the Endoscopy Suite.
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, prepares the procedure room, selects, and organizes the equipment, assists the physician, participates in an orderly and efficient room turnover based on knowledge of endoscopic procedure, physician preference, and patient care principles. Prepares and maintains all endoscopic equipment. This includes the cleaning and disinfection of endoscopic equipment, the cleaning and sterilization of accessory equipment, and the maintenance of a clean, orderly environment.
High school graduate or equivalent. 3-5 years of experience as an Endoscopy Technician with completion of Endoscopy Technician Core Curriculum training to include Steris Operator Training Course, Care and Handling of Flexible Endoscopes and Equipment, Electrosurgical Safety, and ERCP From Start to Finish. Achievement of specialty certification.
Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.
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