The Endoscopy Technician functions as an assistant who works under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse. Job duties center on preparing and caring for the medical instruments and equipment used during endoscopic procedures. The Endoscopy Technician is also responsible for maintaining clean examination areas by setting up rooms, stocking and ordering of equipment and supplies, cleaning instruments and maintaining GI diagnostic equipment including sterilizing equipment between patients and adhering to infection control measures. The Endoscopy Technician assists physicians and nurses during exams or procedures and may also collect stool, urine and other bodily fluid specimens from patients.
Performs other related duties as assigned. Position purpose statements are intended to describe the general nature of work to be performed and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Management reserves the right to reassign duties as needed.
Reports to Director of Surgical Services