HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Endoscopy Tech in Salt Lake City, Utah
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At the Mountain West Endoscopy Center, the demand for compassionate & quality care has never been greater. As a result, we are seeking qualified Nurse Assistants, Certified Medical Assistants, GI Techs, or Scrub/OR techs to join our growing team.
Under the direction of a RN this position assists with the care of patients undergoing GI/Endoscopy procedures. The technician is responsible for the maintenance, cleanliness, and sterilization/disinfection of instruments and equipment and maintains a sanitary environment for the provision of patient care. The technician also assists the physician with interventions as indicated (positioning, preparing specimens, GI tract tattooing, etc.)
This position also:
· Prepares the endoscopy unit adequately and ensures availability of necessary GI equipment and supplies.
· Utilizes good customer service while interacting with patient, family and physicians
· Keeps patient and family informed on a timely basis.
· Utilizes appropriate patient identifiers prior to all interventions.
· Cleans GI treatment rooms between procedures and prepares rooms for next case by sterilizing and disinfecting medical equipment following strict protocols.
· Maintains detailed logs.
· Maintains patient privacy, comfort, and safety throughout the stay i.e. bed rails up, brakes on stretchers, positioning, etc
· Helps obtain specimens.
· Restocks area daily, using appropriate par levels and daily stock sheets while utilizing facility resources appropriately and avoids wasteful practices.
· Assists the R.N. and/or physician as needed.
· Assists the R.N. in the admitting of patients and the recovery of patients in the recovery room - takes vital signs and removes IVs
• Graduate of Nurses aid, Certified Medical Assistant or OR/Surg tech program preferred.
• One year of prior medical experience preferred.
• Valid BCLS Certification upon employment**online certification not acceptable
Title: Endoscopy Tech
Location: Utah-Salt Lake City-Mountain West Endoscopy Center
Requisition ID: 26636-2553