Penn State Health Licensed Practical Nurse/Endoscopy Tech - PSHMC Endoscopy Su in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: 10 hour days

R ecruiter Information: Contact Jennifer Klinger at jklinger3@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for providing direct Licensed Practical Nursing care within LPN scope of practice, first assist, and technical support to providers, during endoscopy procedures in the OR, ED, ICU/IMCU and Out-patient settings. Responsible for providing a clean, safe patient care environment, setting up and tearing down of equipment/instrumentation, trouble shooting and anticipating the needs of the endoscopist/team. Also responsible for processing and infection control surveillance of multi-use equipment/endoscopes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate of an approved Licensed Practical Nursing School with current licensure to practice in Pennsylvania or licensure eligibility required.

1 year of LPN experience required.

BLS Certification required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

Strong knowledge of instruments, equipment & supplies required.

Strong interpersonal and effective listening skills required

Strong Microsoft Word and Excel skills required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Previous Gastrointestinal/Endoscopy experience preferred.

ACLS certification preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained