Endoscopy

Visiting Nurse & Health Services   Manchester, CT   Part-time     Nursing
Posted on September 16, 2022

Endoscopy – Day – Part-Time- 32 Hours  

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, prepares procedure rooms, manages  equipment, and assists the Physician during endoscopic procedures. Assists with patient care  pre- and post-procedure as well as assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment.  This unit provides 24-hour coverage. Clinical Cross-campus (MMH and RGH) on-call is required  Monday through Friday after 11:00 p.m. (2300) weekends and holidays. Reports to the MMH Nurse Manager. 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: 

Minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent. 

Certification in Sterile Processing or Flexible Endoscopy Reprocessing through a  nationally accredited central service organization such as, CBSPD oe IAHCSMM is  required within two years of hire. (After January 2016). 

Annually obtain the mandatory number of Continuing Education units (CEUs). 

COMPETENCIES: 

Basic computer skills in the use of Microsoft Windows-based WORD, EXCEL and  OUTLOOK software programs. 

Must be able to read and communicate effectively using the English language. Employee must have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work  sites; and travel is required in order to perform essential duties.