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Endoscopy Technician Job

Job Number: TMH18092

Job Title: Endoscopy Technician

Department: Endoscopy - 1103175

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

High school diploma or equivalent. Current certification in Basic Life Support required. Current RI registration as a Certified Nursing Assistant or experience as an Endoscopy, Surgical or other relevant technical role preferred. Completion of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc. (SGNA) Program also preferred.

Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and sensitivity to cultural diversity in each step of the care process.


Six months’ related experience in an outpatient procedural setting preferred.

Under the general supervision of the Staff Nurse provides direct patient care to the endoscopy patient. Assists the endoscopy team with/by positioning patients, assisting endoscopy team with procedures, preparing and cleaning instruments and restocking of room and cart supplies.