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GI Endoscopy Technician I

Providence Health & Services
Santa Monica, CA 90407
**Providence is calling a (FTE/Shift ) GI Endoscopy Technician I at our Providence Saint John's Medical Foundation location in Santa Monica, CA.**
**We are seeking a GI Endoscopy Technician I** who will be responsible for providing assistance to the GI physicians in diagnostic and interventional procedures in the GI lab by providing safe and efficient patient care in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team to achieve quality patient outcomes.
**In this position you will:**
+ Perform job functions timely and efficiently:
+ Deliver upon the service expectations of both our patients and fellow staff members by listening to their needs; engaging in positive interactions; and following through on promises made in a thoughtful, efficient, timely and courteous manner so that their total outcome is better than expected
+ Respect the dignity, confidentiality and privacy of patients
+ Work in a safe manner, adhering to general safety precautions and standards. Report any unsafe conditions to their supervisor and/or the safety hotline
+ Provide assistance to physician during all GI endoscopic procedures
+ Responsible for proper set-up of the procedure room with appropriate equipment and supplies
+ Responsible for proper clean-up, disinfections and maintenance of all endoscopic equipment
+ Maintain complete and accurate documentation of all procedures and care provided and assures accurate reporting to other healthcare personnel
+ Utilize recommended practices and standards as stated in policies and procedures and as directed by the Registered Nurse
+ Assist in ordering and organizing supplies for the GI lab
+ Assist in the GI lab maintenance, including but not limited to, maintaining inventory in procedure rooms, storage cabinets and checking in new products
+ Follows correct procedures for handling and disposing of biohazardous infectious waste
+ Perform daily and weekly environmental cleaning and equipment quality control and maintenance
+ Demonstrate a through knowledge of endoscopic procedures performed in the GI lab and reprocessing of endoscopes
+ Participate in Staff meetings and attends all mandatory staff inservices
+ Maintain all daily logs
+ Comply with all applicable infection control and safety procedures
+ Demonstrate awareness of current state, federal and local laws
+ Use appropriate reporting mechanisms as required by state laws
+ Demonstrate commitment to education and sharing of knowledge:
+ Assist in the orientation of new personnel to the office
+ Obtain ongoing education consistent with level and area of practice
+ Maintain current American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers and other appropriate licensure/certifications
**Required qualifications for this position include:**
+ Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
+ Medical Assistant certification or Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate or Surgical Technology Certification
+ Current American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers
**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**
+ 2 years healthcare experience in a GI lab
**About the location you will serve:**
Providence Health & Services is further developing its physician integration strategy. As part of this growth, Providence Saint Johns Medical Foundation came into flourishing. Saint Johns Medical Foundation is an integrated, not-for-profit network of medical clinics and affiliated services, servicing the greater Santa Monica and Los Angeles area. The Foundation is expected to continue to grow in the next several years, bringing with it facilities, staff and physician growth to support that objective.
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**
**Our Mission**
As expressions of Gods healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
**About Us**
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
**Schedule:** Full-time
**Shift:** Day
**Job Category:** Endoscopy Techs
**Location:** California-Santa Monica
**Req ID:** 244562


Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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