Endoscopy technician serve in an assistant role, helping with patient procedures and care surrounding endoscopy procedures. Daily duties include preparation for the procedure, assisting in the actual procedures, and maintaining equipment between procedures. Other responsibilities include general patient care, clerical duties, and other miscellaneous office duties. Work is done in close cooperation of physicians, registered nurses, and other team members, with a large emphasis on cooperation.
Endoscopy Technician Tasks
Collect, process and handle patient specimens according to established guidelines.
Reprocess and maintain scope equipment and devices, maintain overall cleanliness of work area.
Restock supplies and prepare room before and after patient procedures.
Assist physician endoscopy patient procedures, anticipate and instruments and supplies.