Gastroenterology Tech III

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Washington, DC

About the Job

General Summary of Position:
  • Provides advanced technical support, such as ERCP’s and EUS’s, for physicians and provides advanced care to patients during endoscopic procedures. Assists in the training of the Gastroenterology Technician I's and II’s in the advanced technologies.

Education:
  • High school degree or GED diploma is required, plus specialized and/or advanced clerical, technical or other vocational training acquired during 1 - 2 years of additional job-related training.  Associate's degree is strongly preferred. Requires the use of specialized medical equipment (i.e., EEG, EKG, blood analyzer), or data processing equipment (i.e., tape drives, consoles) and one or more years of Gastroenterology Technician II training.

 
Experience:
  • From 1 to 3 years experience required as a Gastroenterology Technician II or equivalent training and verification of previous experience in advanced technology.

 
Certification/Registration/Licensure:

  • None 
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.