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Title:  Endoscopy/SDS Technician

Req #:  137744
Facility:  BroMenn Medical Center
Department:  Nursing Assistant
City:  Bloomington and Normal
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, a 221-bed full-service, not-for-profit hospital located in Normal, is one of the most advanced acute care facilities in central Illinois. From its beautiful atrium lobby to its state-of-the-art tower for critical care and obstetrics patients, the medical center's services encompass a wide range of acute, outpatient, rehabilitative and preventative health care.

Advocate BroMenn/Normal IL

Endo/SDS Technician

Same Day Surgery
Full time Days

 

Position Requirements:
HS Diplmoa
2~3 years hospital/patient care experience
CNA or equivalent Good written and verbal communication skills.
Good team skills.
Good time management skills. Certified Nursing Assistant
CPR Certification
Basic Life Support certification Ability to frequently stoop, bend, push, pull, climb, lift and demonstrate manual dexterity for extended periods of time.
Ability to recognize needs and behaviors of a variety of age groups.
Ability to remain calm on occasions when several unpredictable situations occur simultaneously, and act in an appropriate manner.
Ability to stand and walk for a long period of time (stand and/or walk 90 percent of time sit 10 percent of time, depending on assignment (able to kneel and bend.)
Able to work at a pace sufficient to complete assigned workload daily.
Ability to assist in evacuation of patients in the event of fire or other disaster.
Ability to prioritize numerous assignments and respond to changes in environment by changing priorities if necessary.
Maintain standards of good grooming.

Purpose:
To assist in providing quality care to patients in a manner which is patient focused and technically appropriate. The SDS/Endoscopy Technician collaborates with the physician and registered nurse to perform GI and pulmonary endoscopy procedures. The Tech anticipates physician and patient needs during complex procedures for critically ill and stable patients during endoscopy procedures. Responds quickly and appropriate to rapidly changing patient conditions.

Accountabilities:
Performs duties related to diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic/bronchoscopic procedures.
Provides patient care during the entire perianesthesia patient experience.
Perform tasks maintaining patient care standards and efficient unit operations within Surgical Services.

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Bloomington IL
Nearest Secondary Market: Normal