Mayo Clinic Endoscopy Technician in Phoenix, Arizona
Department Gastroenterology & Hepatology
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The Endoscopy Technician assists with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse and/or physicians in Endoscopy. The technician assists with assessment of patient needs and follows through with the designated plan of action. The technician is responsible for the care, handling, and processing of endoscopy procedural equipment and turnover of the procedure room(s). The technician is responsible for assisting with diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic procedures such as ERCP, EUS/EBUS, GI bleeds, food bolus and foreign body removal, stenting of the esophagus, duodenum, colon, volumetric laser endomicroscopy bile and pancreatic ducts in the Endoscopy Department and other areas of the hospital. Technicians also support pulmonary diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic procedures such as bronchial lavage, tracheal and bronchial stenting, endobronchial valve placement, navigational bronchoscopy, pleuroscopy, thoracentesis, and robotic guided endoscopy in the Endoscopy department The Inpatient/365 Endoscopy Technician works in the inpatient environment and/or a work area that operates 365 days per year. May have restricted on-call responsibilities outside of 'normal' work hours and may be cross-trained to work in multiple sites at the employer's discretion This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span, appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs, and be able to communicate data reflective of the patient's status.
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Requires 1+ year(s) of GI experience or clinical procedural area.
Medical background and experience as a Medical Assistant or GI Technical Specialist (GTS) preferred.
Familiarity with the digestive tract and respiratory disease processes.
Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
Excellent communication skills.
Minimal typing and basic computer skills.
Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.
License or certification
Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date. Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.
Exemption status Non-exempt
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $19.14 per hour.
Benefits eligible Yes
Schedule Full Time
Hours / Pay period 80
Monday to Friday. 8 hour shifts. Start times vary between 0700-1700. Overnight and weekend call required
Weekend schedule On call required
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category Other Patient Care
Job posting number 154561BR
Recruiter Karen Teetzel
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