- Elkin, NC
- Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital
- Gastro Surgical Unit
- Full Time - 1st Shift
- Req #: 5259-3636
- Posted: October 31, 2020
Assists physicians and nursing personnel in the GI setting with procedures. Adheres to unit aseptic standards. Assembles necessary supplies for the GI procedures. Assists the GI team by passing instruments and related items as needed. Responsible for the cleaning and logs of all scope cleaning as well as stocking unit when needed.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Needs to be willing to learn and perform different procedures. Also needs to have excellent communication skills to work directly with nurses, anesthesia, and physicians. Willingness to learn sterile technique, instruments, and correct passing techniques. Needs to also be willing to learn different equipment and knowledge to operate that equipment. Must demonstrate an ability to respond to changing workloads and to perform in an accurate and precise manner in crisis and emergency situations when time is critical. Must demonstrate an even temperament, tact, sensitivity, sound judgment, and a professional attitude. Must insure that all contracts with patients, the public, physicians, and other hospital personnel are carried out in a friendly, courteous, and considerate manner.
The following qualifications, or equivalents, are the minimum requirements of this job:
Education and Formal Training: High School diploma or equivalent.
Work Experience: Previous experience in endoscopy preferred.