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Endoscopy Tech

Company: LifePoint Hospitals
Location: Winchester
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Making Communities Healthier with Comprehensive Care...
You can get to know who we are and what truly makes us different by our mission, 'Making Communities Healthier'. As health care evolves, Clark Regional Medical Center is transforming patient safety and quality care - pushing the limits and paving the way to establish new practices and set new standards. We believe in putting the patient at the center of everything we do. We are developing the most innovative patient experiences with our constant investment in continuing education and leadership development programs.
We want you on our team... Clark Regional Medical Center located in Winchester, a 20 minute drive from Lexington, KY is searching for a full time endoscopy tech who facilitates the safe and efficient performance of endoscopic procedures.
We are committed to serving the needs of our community and our region with exceptional quality and we are passionately focused on our patients. We consider quality more than just a set of criteria. It is a way of life for Clark Regional Medical Center encompassing everything we do. This is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow and expand with new services.
At Clark Regional, we believe in building careers. That is why we offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, competitive pay, a generous paid time off program, flexible spending account plan, choice of health insurance plans, dental, vision, life, disability plans, discounts in our caf and various discounts in our community, traditional and Roth 401 (k) plans with a match, and free parking on our beautiful campus.
Simply put, our employees are the heart and soul of our organization.
Essential functions of position include, but are not limited to:
Prepares Endoscopy suite with solutions, scopes, equipment and supplies. Ensures good working order of scopes and equipment. Validates that complete and current reprocessing of the scope has occurred for every procedure.
Assists with preparing, transporting, and positioning patients.
Passes scopes and supplies to assist the physician during endoscopy procedures. Continually accounts use of supplies during endoscopy procedures.
Receives and processes specimens for delivery to the laboratory.
Provides inspection, decontamination, assembly, and high level disinfection of scopes and other patient care equipment in accordance with processing guidelines, ASGE, AAMI, AORN, TJC, and OSHA requirements.
Operates departmental equipment daily according to manufacturer instructions with emphasis on safety.
Processes and documents all scopes and supplies using chemical, biological and mechanical indicators to verify sterility in accordance with manufacturer instructions and hospital policy.
Monitors and performs antimicrobial and disinfection solutions testing according to manufacturer instructions and documentation as required.
Minimum EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent RequiredCertification: PreferredSurgical Technologist Program: Preferred
Required Skills Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS)

Keywords: LifePoint Hospitals, Lexington , Endoscopy Tech, Other , Winchester, Kentucky

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