Endoscopy Tech

Surgical Services Marlborough, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Health - Marlborough Hospital

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Requisition #: 215739

Title: Endoscopy Technician

Unit: Endoscopy

Shift: Per Diem - Mixed Shifts

Location: UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital strives to be the community hospital of choice for patients and the workplace of choice for health care professionals and physicians. We serve as a role model in the community by promoting healthy lifestyle habits such as a tobacco and smoke free campus.

Summary: Performs a wide variety of duties in the Endoscopy Unit.  Assists clinical staff with  procedures and assists in maintaining inventory and cleanliness of Endoscopy Unit.  Assists the Professional Nurse in ensuring the maintenance of principles and practices of endoscopic processes within the Endoscopy Unit.

Qualifications: BLS Certification required, EMT or Critical Care Tech Preferred. SGNA certification required within one-year of date of hire or eight years’ of endoscopy experience. High School Graduate, coursework in Medical Terminology / Health Care-related education required; Associates Degree in health care field preferred. Must have at least 2 years’ of experience working in a health care patient care support position with some direct patient care / clinical responsibilities. Previous Endoscopy Unit experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to lift patients; move heavy objects by pushing or pulling. Knowledge of basic computer usage, and demonstrated ability to read, write and converse in clear and concise English and to communicate effectively with patients, staff and families, both verbally and in writing.


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