SDASC Surgical/Endoscopy Tech
Location: St. Dominic Medical Associates
Department: NETWORK ADMINISTRATION - 6820
Employment Type: Part Time 40
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Job Code: 8084
Responsible for the care and safety of the patients under their care. Included within this assignment is the responsibility for organization and preparation of instrumentation and equipment for surgical procedures, equipment/instruments and all aspects of infection control and safety. Assists the physician, maintaining a high level of accuracy in the assistance with endoscopic procedures. Duties consist of passing and operation of equipment such as biopsy forceps, dilators, banding devices, ablation probes, guide wires, catheters, and collection of specimens. Pushes, pulls, moves, and/or lifts heavy equipment (up to 50 pounds), supplies and/or patients. Exposure to infection from disease-bearing specimens, may be exposed to infections and contagious diseases.