Job Description

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Endo Technician’s responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining, selecting, preparing and assisting the physician/RN with endoscopy procedures.The Technician is trained to assist the physician/RN with equipment selection and set-up prior to the procedure as well as to assist with obtaining and processing specimens according to specifications. The Endoscopy Technician monitors all sterile and unsterile supplies within the Endoscopy suite and other surgical areas as assigned. Specifically, this includes ordering, setting and maintaining shelf levels of stock items and special order products. The Endoscopy Technician ensures scheduled preventive maintenance for all endoscopy equipment is done. Implicit in the assignment is the responsibility to promote positive, effective communication with all hospital personnel. Adheres to established departmental and organizational code of conduct. Qualifications LNA certification preferred. Previous Endoscopy experience preferred. Understands medical terminology. Performs multiple, ongoing tasks and is able to anticipate the needs of the nurse/physician in order to keep assigned room/case running in a smooth and effective manner. Promotes teamwork through effective communication with patients, family members and all hospital personnel. Organizational skills essential.

About UCVH:

Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital (UCVH), an affiliate of North Country Healthcare, is a 16-bed critical access hospital serving 20 communities and 8,500 people in its service area which includes communities in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. UCVH provides over 4,000 emergency department visits, 325 outpatient surgeries, 300 inpatient admissions, 7,000 imaging studies and 140,000 laboratory tests annually. UCVH offers a broad array of services including a 24/7 fully staffed emergency department, outpatient surgical care, cardiac rehabilitation, inpatient care, ambulatory care, x-ray, MRI, CT scans, mammography, outpatient rehabilitation, laboratory services and more.

About North Country Healthcare (NHC):

North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. NCH includes numerous physicians and medical providers at multiple locations. This leading comprehensive healthcare network which employs hundreds of highly-trained individuals delivers integrated patient care through three community hospitals, specialty clinics, and home health and hospice services. NCH remains committed to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

Member organizations include Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital in Colebrook, Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, and North Country Home Health and Hospice Agency in Littleton. NCH is proud to be the largest employer in the North Country.

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