Endoscopic Technologist PRN/CPT

Anne Arundel Medical Center
Annapolis, MD
Jun 20, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Refer Save Apply Job ID: GLC-70606 Description: Contributes to the provision of high-quality, cost-effective health care through collaboration with other health team members.Provides care to patients and families in a developmentally, culturally, and ethically appropriate manner.Prepares equipment and supplies for procedures, ie, cleans, inspects and sterilizes for integrity and proper functioning in an effort to keep repairs to a minimum.Transports patients and specialty equipment in accordance with established safety policies.Assists physicians with instruments/supplies and scopes during procedures.Preprocesses scopes and instruments according to manufacturer and institutional guidelines.Participates in unit shared governance according to departmental standards.Educates and orients new staff.Adheres to departmental policies and procedures with regard to attendance and punctuality.Assists with using utilizing sterile technique; manipulation of snares; biopsy forcep retrieval of polyps andtissue.Accurately identifies specimens with appropriate labels.Performs inventory on supply carts and ensures adequate supply levels on carts. Adjusts par levels according to unit/patient need. Applies cost containment principles with efficient procurement and utilization of supplies.Serves as a resource to both physician and nurse in the utilization and management of all endoscopic equipment.Transports medications, as necessary during the usual course of transporting patients within the institution, in keeping with policy and procedure regarding medication security. Ensures that medication is delivered to persons authorized to handle medication according to AAMC policy.Required: Maintenance of credentialing requirements as defined in the nursing bylaws. Successful completion of a 3 month training program. Must have the ability to read, perform basic mathematics, understand and follow established procedures. Strong interpersonal skills and teamwork are necessary. Requirements: Expertise Procedural Care Procedural Care Schedule PRN/Contingent PRN/Contingent Location Annapolis Annapolis

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