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CommonSpirit Health Endoscopy Tech I in Pasadena, Texas

Overview

Patients Medical Center (PMC) provides inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services to residents of Pasadena, Deer Park, La Porte, Baytown, and Clear Lake. The facility includes 53 medical/surgical beds, eight ICU beds and three endoscopy rooms, and offers a range of primary and specialized services—wound care, general surgery, gastroenterology, occupational health, heart and vascular, women’s services, diagnostic imaging, outpatient rehab services, and sleep disorders.

Responsibilities

Assist the physician and registered nurse in caring for patients undergoing endoscopic procedures. Responsible for maintenance and disinfection of endoscopic equipment and accessories.

  1. Cleans and disinfects endoscopes and accessory equipment as per manufacturer guidelines

  2. Properly documents the cleaning/disinfection of all endoscopes on appropriate logs

  3. Prepares accessory equipment for sterilization and delivers these to Central Sterile Processing at the end of day

  4. Documents dates of change of disinfection solution, solution quality testing and reprocessing equipment filter changes 5. Responsible for assessing equipment on a daily basis and notification and escalation of any equipment damage and repair needs to appropriate channels and to assigned unit leader

  5. Responsible for set-up and clean-up of procedure room, supply carts, pre and post procedural areas and equipment

  6. Performs as an assistant to the physician during diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as directed by the physician or registered nurse

  7. Cleans and re-stocks room and unit supplies and accessories

  8. Performs transporter duties as necessary

  9. Provides assistance with skilled nursing care as directed by RN

  10. Assists with orientation of new personnel

  11. Delivers and picks up lab specimens and patient care supplies and equipment

  12. Provides delegated clerical support

  13. Communicates with patient's family, physicians, and unit personnel and peers in an accurate, courteous and professional manner

  14. Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

*High School Diploma/GED

*One (1) year of patient care experience

*Must be able to perform and adapt to a fast paced and busy environment

Ability to work in the following environments: patient care unit areas (nursing unit, outpatient clinic), exposure to human/animal blood, body fluids, or tissues, exposure to harmful chemicals, and radiation.

• Ability to use a computer or keyboard continuously on a daily basis.

• Ability to stand on a daily basis continuously.

• Ability to walk, to reach, lift/carry up to 10 pounds, and push/pull up to 50 pounds – frequently, 34%-66% of the time.

• Ability sit, lift/carry 10-50 pounds, and push/pull more than 50 pounds – occasionally up to 33% of the time.

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Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.

Requisition ID 2020-136918

Employment Type Per Diem

Department Endoscopy

Hours Per Pay Period 40

Facility CHI St. Luke's Health–Patients Medical Center

Shift Varied

Standard Hours Mon- Fri 8 am- 5 pm

Location TX-Pasadena

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