Endoscopy Technician

CentraCare Health System Saint Cloud, MN
Job Details

* This is a full-time position (64-80 hours per 2 week period). Mostly day hours, but does include evening and night call responsibilities. This position also includes assigned holidays and rotating weekends, ~ every 3rd weekend.

Responsible for assisting the physician and nurse intra procedures with biopsies, polypectomies, and patient coaching. Also responsible to maintain clean and bacteria free endoscopes and endoscopy suites within the established policies and procedures. Supports patient care needs by performing delegated patient care and non-patient care tasks. Supports and implements patient safety and other safety practices as appropriate. Supports and demonstrates Family Centered Care principles when interacting with patients and their families and with co-workers.

Must be available for 30-minute on-call response when scheduled.

EDUCATION:

* High school diploma or equivalent required.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

* Good written and verbal skills required.

* An understanding of disinfecting procedures and clean versus sterile preferred.

* Healthcare experience preferred. Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology as it relates to gastroenterology preferred.

* Ability to read, write and follow directions required.

* Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider card required per established policy.

* Certified Flexible Endoscope Reprocessor (CFER) certification within three years of hire.

CentraCare Health has made a commitment to diversity in its workforce and all individuals, including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health is an EEO/AA employer.