This is a very fast paced unit with an emphasis on teamwork. To perform various direct patient care activities and assist with basic and advanced endoscopic procedures in the Endoscopy department under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and the attending gastroenterologist. Facilitates patient data management through transcription, order entry, and documentation. Supports best use of resources in management on equipment, supplies, and other department resources.
This position is for the Endoscopy Center with Sharp Memorial Hospital and the Out Patient Pavilion. The Endoscopy Center is a CORE award winning team and is a fast paced and busy unit. The department integrates care with multidisciplinary team to facilitate patients’ access to needed resources from pre-admission to discharge.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
Part Time position - Variable start and stop times of shift
On call responsibilities Monday through, rotating among tech staff, from 5:00pm – 7:00am. Weekend call is 24 hour call and may be 48 hours, depending on scheduling.
One Saturday shift is at regular time.
Required Skills and Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- GT Technical Specialist certification (GTS) via SGNA
- Previous Endoscopy Technician/Gastroenterology Tech experience
- One year endoscopy lab experience and/or one year nursing assistant experience in an acute care or geriatric setting
Physical Requirements may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.