Gastroenterology Technician - #689752

Ascension


Date: 1 week ago

City: Wichita, Kansas

Salary: $16 / hour

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Details



  • Department: Surgery Recovery Holding / Endoscopy
  • Schedule: Full-time, day shift, 4 10 hour shifts/week; 7:00am - 5:30 pm, rotating call
  • Hospital: Ascension Via Christi, St Francis
  • Location: Wichita, KS



Benefits


Paid time off (PTO)

Various health insurance options & wellness plans

Retirement benefits including employer match plans

Long-term & short-term disability

Employee assistance programs (EAP)

Parental leave & adoption assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Ways to give back to your community





  • Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.






Responsibilities


Perform patient care related to the digestive system


  • Provide instructions as indicated for each specific Gastroenterology (GI) procedure.
  • Confer with nursing staff when needed.
  • Document patient assessment and health history from patient/family.
  • Recognize and respond to emergency situations in patient care.
  • Make post procedure calls on Gastroenterology (GI) patients.
  • Report concerns to nursing staff/physician as indicated.



Requirements


Licensure/Certification/Registration:


  • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date required. American Heart Association or American Red Cross accepted.
  • One or more of the following:

    • Emergency Medical Tech credentialed from the Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services (KSBEMS) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
    • Medical Assistant obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Acceptable issuing authorities include AAH, AAMA, NAHP and NHA required.
    • Nurse Aide credentialed from the Kansas Nurse Aide Registry obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
    • Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.


Education:


  • High School diploma equivalency with 2 years of cumulative experience OR Associate's degree/Technical degree OR 4 years of applicable cumulative job specific experience required.



Additional Preferences


CNA or PCT preferred but not required





Why Join Our Team


Ascension Via Christi caregivers have been caring for and providing healing to Kansas communities for more than 135 years. As the largest healthcare provider in Kansas, we offer career opportunities across a number of hospitals, clinics, therapy centers and home health services




Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states




Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you





Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws




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