Trinity Health Endoscopy Technician-Minor Surgery/Endoscopy in Silver Spring, Maryland

General Summary:

Performs patient care duties delegated by the RN related to patients’ personal needs, comfort, and safety. Scrubs/sets up for endoscopy procedures and demonstrates competence while functioning as a member of the endoscopy team. Prepares and maintains supplies, instruments, and equipment related to endoscopic intervention. Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.

Minimum licensure/certification required (if applicable):

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current BLS certification
  • Associates degree in Endoscopy Technology or Gastroenterology preferred
  • Endoscopy Technician certification or minimum of one (1) year experience within the specialty area.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and comprehend the English language
  • Basic computer skills, to include data entry and retrieval

Working Conditions:

Physical Requirements:

Frequent lifting of patients, weights up to 35 pounds

Frequent pushing of equipment up to 50 pounds

Ability to lift a minimum of 35 pounds, as determined by the nature of the patient care unit. Must be able to push, pull, lift patients and equipment (e.g. beds, stretchers).

Must be able to bend body downward at the waist and be able to kneel.

Visual/Auditory Acuity:

Visual accuracy

Ability to coordinate eyes and hands quickly and accurately

Ability to identify and distinguish color, temperature, texture, and size

Auditory acuity

Environmental Conditions:

Moderate noise level, occasionally loud noise created by alarms, patients, equipment

Moderate computer use, sitting at desk, typing

Reporting Relationship:

Supervised by Director-Nursing and/or designee. Is accountable to a registered nurse.

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Females/disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.

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Job Number: 00112597

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Organization Name: Holy Cross Health

Facility: HCMD - Holy Cross Hospital

Employment Type: Full time

Hours: 40