ENDOSCOPY TECHNICIAN - GI STATION-FULL TIME
- Job ID 1705043714
- Date posted 03/16/2018
- Facility Palmetto General Hospital
Knowledge of physiological, psychosocial, and therapeutic components specific to assisting the appropriate treatment, and prioritizing of patients with real or potential life threatening conditions, presenting to the GI Department of care. Assists professional nursing staff and physicians with the provision of GI treatment to patients of all ages. Responsible for organized, systematic reception and categorization of patients. Determines priorities confidently and directs patient flow in a high paced environment, while maintaining composure and courtesy to patients and families. May be needed to work beyond the regular environment, while maintaining composure and courtesy to patients and families. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.
One year experience as an EMT, GI Tech or related experience. Possesses effective crisis intervention skills
Holds current BLS and ACLS certification from American Heart Association
PALS certification preferred
Effective oral and written communications skills in English language
Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to assist with varied operative procedures and endoscopist's verbal directives
Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful envirnonment
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