GI Tech 1 - #196697

Bassett Healthcare

Date: 06/08/2022 07:30 AM

City: Cobleskill, New York

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day


Are you looking to make a difference by improving the health of our patients? At Bassett Healthcare Network, you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference. We are committed to helping the population we serve, and our communities achieve optimum health and enjoy the best quality of life possible

Provides support to health care team members to enhance the delivery of direct and indirect patient care. Under the direction of the Registered Professional Nurse, the Gastroenterology Tech I is responsible for maintaining and overseeing the cleaning and disinfection of all scopes. Currently assists independently with non-conscious sedation procedures, and as requested with conscious sedation procedures. Works closely with other Gastroenterology staff in regards to supplies and equipment, and scheduling. Cross trained to other outpatient clinics


  • High school diploma or equivalent, required.


  • Previous experience in a health-related position, preferred.


  • Current BLS required within thirty days of hire.
  • SGNA certification, preferred.


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills, required.
  • Ability to build rapport quickly, develop trust, sustain working relationships, and represent CRH positively in internal and external meetings is required.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Word.

Physical Requirements

  • Position requires extensive standing, walking, and bending.
  • Ability to perform the following: kneeling, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, pushing, pulling and repetitive motion.
  • Potential exposure to communicable diseases and bodily fluids.
  • When performing clinical functions, may require the physical ability to lift and assist with transfer of patients, push a patient in a wheelchair or on a gurney and respond quickly to traumatic injuries.
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs.
  • Ability to use Safe Patient Handling devices and maintain education and training of devices.


Our commitment to our employees includes benefit programs that are designed to meet the various needs across our employee population

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Retirement benefits and moreā€¦

Throughout our network, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we offer. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through employee contributions. Specific benefit offerings may vary by location and/or position.

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