Position : Endoscopy Nurse
Current State license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Experience in GI endoscopy preferred.
Membership in GI specialty or other local, state, or national professional societies encouraged.
Maintains Basic Cardiac Life Support certification. ACLS certification is recommended, but optional.
Completion of Airway Management Module is required prior to administering IV conscious sedation. Score of 100% on conscious sedation module post-test.
Observing patient vital signs.
Sedating patients before procedures.
Recovering patients after procedures.
Administering the necessary medication to patients.
Keeping the patient informed throughout the duration of the procedure.
Completing all necessary documentation including patient notes and discharge documents.