The Endoscopy Technician (ET) performs duties to assist in the care of the endoscopy patient, in compliance with the standards of the Hospital and department. Under the direction of a licensed nurse, the ET participates in the patient/ family care and experience through teamwork, effective communication, basic care skills, and specialized skills in equipment and basic care to serve a defined patient population.
High school diploma, GED or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Current BLS-Health Care Provider certification required.
Current nurses assistant experience or outside agency experience in providing care to the specialty population of patients served in the respective area.
Must have demonstrated knowledge of effective English written and communication, basic computer proficiency and basic dysrhythmia knowledge for specialty tech in critical care area or telemetry monitoring area.
Under the direction of RN/LVN, manages multiple demands in an ever-changing environment.