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endoscopy technician resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
Skills
  • Upper Endoscopy
  • OSHA Regulations
  • Instrumental Analysis
  • Universal Precautions
  • Requirements Reviews
  • Supply Pulling
  • Asepsis Standards
  • Patient Engagement
  • Explaining Procedures to Patients
  • Infection Control Standards
  • Safety Protocols
Work History
08/2013 to 02/2022 Endoscopy Technician Rwj Barnabas | Newark, NJ,
  • Clean and sterilize endoscopes, forceps, snares and other tools and equipment following established infection control procedures.
  • Efficiently set-up and tore down procedure rooms in preparation for upcoming procedures.
  • Collect and prepare specimens for cytology, microbiology, and pathology.
  • Assisted physicians and nursing staff with various tasks and responsibilities during procedures.
  • Transferred scopes to appropriate department for repairs and maintenance.
  • Set up endoscopy suites with equipment and supplies needed for procedures.
  • Prepared patients for procedures by measuring vital statistics and applying necessary monitoring equipment.
  • Generate and complete daily sterilization, endo flush, and endoscopy scope logs.
  • Prepared patients for procedures to assist doctors, nurses and support staff.
  • Setup and tore down patient roots to clean up past procedures and prepare for upcoming appointments.
  • Ambulated and assisted patients before and after procedures.
  • Ordered supplies efficiently to maintain optimal stock levels for projected operational demands.
  • Checked inventory levels and placed supply orders.
  • Supported physicians and nursing staff during procedures.
10/2011 to 08/2013 Surgical Technologist Lifespan Corporation | Providence, RI,
  • Setup operating and surgery rooms by preparing equipment and supplies for upcoming procedures.
  • Maintained high infection control standards.
  • Evaluated procedure needs and set up equipment, tools, supplies and instruments.
  • Delivered exemplary assistance and support to surgeons during general, gynecological, orthopedic, neurological and plastic surgery procedures.
  • Managed operating room setup by cleaning and sterilizing instruments and surfaces, maintaining supply inventories and organizing surgical tools.
  • Introduced new staff members to training protocols regarding operating room procedures, infection control, safety standards and overall facility policies.
  • Sterilized instruments and disposed of medical supplies and waste following OSHA guidelines.
08/2000 to 10/2011 Cardiovascular Technician Ascension Health | Neenah, WI,
  • Registered patients by confirming identification, reviewing consultation requests and entering anticipated services to patient log.
  • Inspected, maintained and adjusted cardiology equipment to maintain optimal functionality and diagnostic usefulness.
  • Updated subject matter knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.
  • Maintained and adjusted cardiology and pulmonary equipment.
  • Tracked findings of procedures such as EKGs using manual and automated recording devices.
  • Helped physicians complete cardiac issues and peripheral vascular concerns by assisting with procedures such as pacemaker insertions and balloon angioplasties.
  • Assisted on cardiac cauterizations by operating multi-channel physiologic monitor.
  • Measured heart chamber sizes and wall thickness against expected sizes to detect abnormalities.
04/1997 to 07/2000 Emergency Department Technician Lee Health | Punta Gorda, FL,
  • Assisted doctors with examinations of patients by taking vital signs and drawing blood.
  • Administered first aid treatment and life support to care for sick or injured individuals.
  • Monitored patients' comfort and safety during examinations and tests to alert physicians of abnormalities and changes in patient response.
  • Assessed extent and nature of injury or illness to prioritize and establish medical procedures.
  • Assisted with resuscitation, CPR and emergency airway procedures.
  • Collected basic samples, labeled specimens properly and transferred to laboratory for testing.
  • Assisted in obtaining and documenting vital signs and placement of oxygen saturation, cardiac monitoring and non-invasive blood pressure monitoring systems.
  • Followed all hospital policies and procedures and complied with local, state and federal agency and accrediting body guidelines.
  • Quickly responded to codes and cardiac monitor alarms.
  • Measured and fit crutches and canes, instructing patients on proper use of support devices.
  • Applied orthopedic devices like traction and OCL splints.
  • Worked with nurses to assess patients and prepare for tests and procedures.
  • Administered basic wound care, insertion of Foley catheters and nasogastric tubes.
  • Safely transported patients by wheelchair, stretcher or bed to other units.
  • Carried out phlebotomy procedures and watched for adverse reactions.
  • Continuously monitored patients and reported changes to head nurses and physicians.
  • Inserted peripheral IVs and administered non-medication IV fluids.
  • Provided triage, first-aid and referral to outside medical providers during workplace injury or medical emergency.
  • Assist in full trauma codes from start to finish
Education
Expected in 12/2012 to to Associate of Science | Surgical Technology Virginia College - Birmingham, Birmingham, AL GPA:
Expected in 06/1999 to to Associate of Science | Cardiopulmonary Technology Central Georgia Technical College, Macon, GA GPA:

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School Attended

  • Virginia College - Birmingham
  • Central Georgia Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Endoscopy Technician
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Cardiovascular Technician
  • Emergency Department Technician

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science

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