Endoscopy Technician I - Mirage Endoscopy
Company: Eisenhower Medical Center
Location: Rancho Mirage
Posted on: May 3, 2021
- Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
The Endoscopy Technician, working under the direct supervision
of the Endoscopy Nurse and Endoscopy Coordinator, performs the
duties of a procedural assistant. Prepares supplies for the case
and sets up and maintains the procedure table and endoscopy cart.
Assists physicians with all endoscopic procedures and is
responsible for the care, cleaning and maintenance of the endoscopy
equipment. Possesses basic computer skills and assists with
ordering and maintaining of appropriate inventory. Able to take
- Reports to
- Ages of Patients
- Blood Borne Pathogens
Required: American Heart Association BLS
- Essential Responsibilities
Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance
policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or
concerns and report suspected violations.
Demonstrates and maintains aseptic technique according to the
policies and procedures of Surgical Services.
Demonstrates competency and knowledge of the endoscopy
environment regarding traffic patterns and contamination of the
Anticipates surgeons needs by review of preference card and
procuring appropriate supplies prior to start of case.
Maintains orderly procedure table and endoscopy cart.
Remains attentive to the progression of the procedure in order
to anticipate physician's needs.
Properly disposes of all sharps and biohazardous waste.
Accurately identifies surgical specimen and transfers to the
Prepares endoscopic instruments for cleaning and
Maintains Steris equipment to include diagnostic run, chemical
and biological monitoring; maintains records as required.
Assists with putting away supplies and room turnover.
Contributes to maximum efficiency of the endoscopy schedule in
order to adhere to endoscopy start times.
Demonstrates cost effectiveness by using judgment when opening
and using supplies.
Keeps current with new endoscopic techniques and equipment
through participation in unit based and continuing education.
Enters patient information into computer database.
Takes call as required by department.
- Accepts responsibilities only within scope of practice.
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