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  • ENDOSCOPY TECH

    Job ID
    2018-54240
    Employment Type
    Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
    Department
    Endoscopy
    Hours / Pay Period
    8
    Facility
    Mercy Hospital Bakersfield
    Shift
    Varied
    Location
    Bakersfield
    State/Province
    CA
    Standard Hours
    varied days 8 hours with call
    Work Schedule
    8 Hour
  • Overview

    Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Hospitals have a history of caring for our community that goes back more than 100 years. We provide a broad range of medical and surgical services including minimally invasive and outpatient options. Our family of services includes the area's only inpatient oncology unit, the Orthopedic, Spine, and Hand Center, Family Birth Center, the Lactation Support Center and retail store, and many others. Mercy Hospital Downtown is a 194-bed facility located in downtown Bakersfield. Mercy Hospital Southwest is a 78-bed facility and the only hospital located in the rapidly growing area west of Highway 99. Mercy Hospital is a member of Dignity Health and is a trusted community partner, serving residents of Bakersfield and Kern County with quality, compassionate care since 1910.  Learn more at https://www.dignityhealth.org/central-california/locations/mercy-bakersfield.

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary:

    The Endoscopy Technician, under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, will assume the responsibility of preparing patients for and assisting physicians with all endoscopic procedures and associated therapeutic modalities. Provides appropriate patient care according to the age of the patient, specifically, adolescent, adult and geriatric. Responsible for maintaining patient confidentiality as per Administrative Policy.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Requirements:

    • BLA (AHA required)
    • Medical terminology
    • Previous Endoscopy Tech experience
    • Three (3) years or more on a Med/Surg unit or equivalent
    • Experienced medical assistant or certified nursing assistant
    • HSD/GED OR 2 years equivalent work experience
    • Ability to do multitasking and prioritize supplies and equipment in relationship to types of procedures and patients
    • Must be able to read, write and speak English

     

    Preferred:

    • SGNA

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