HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Endo Technician PRN in El Paso, Texas
About Las Palmas Medical Center
Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology, Women’s Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, Neuroscience,Pediatriccare, and Wound Care Management. Las Palmas Medical Center is also the only Kidney Transplant Center in the Region. Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is a separate facility with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment and cafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed facility are committed to caring for our community with compassionate, quality healthcare * *
We offer an excellent total compensation package, for various positions including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, Student Loan Assistance Program, employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
* * * *POSITION SUMMARY: The Technician provides basic patient care under the direction of the RN, LVN in accordance with the philosophy, goals, objectives and policies and procedures of Las Palmas Medical Center. Develops and maintains positive work relations with all internal and external customers. Assist with transporting patients and clerical duties. Be proficient in the care and use of equipment in a safe manner. Will assist with the different endoscopic procedures, * * POPULATION SERVED: * Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served: outpatients, inpatients endoscopic procedures, of, GI, pulmonary conditions and diseases, etc. * * *ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Demonstrates knowledge and application of basic patient care, to include activities of daily living, and vital signs, set up and assist with endoscopic procedures.
Practices, endorses, and provides customer service skills to patients, visitors, physicians, and staff.
Reprocessing Scopes (pre-cleaning., leak -testing, manual cleaning AER, HLD, alcohol/air flush and storage of equipment.
Organizes and communicates patient care needs when setting up for a procedure.
Responsible for meeting and maintaining SGNA standards, JCAHO standard * * PERFORMANCE OUTCOMES: Individual Leadership: Demonstrates confidence in own skills, knowledge and ability and opportunities for personal growth and ability to accept and adapt change. * * Customer Service: Demonstrates customer service skills with both internal and external customers. * * Transcultural Sensitivity: Treats patients/customers as individuals with unique values, beliefs, and practices. * * Risk Management/Patient/Customer Safety: Demonstrates patient/customer safety according to policies and procedures. * * Educator: Identifies, implements, and/or evaluates opportunities for patient/family education. * * Infection Control: Demonstrates infection control practices congruent with policies and procedures. * * Performance Improvement: Performs, participates, implements and evaluates performance improvement activities at the department level. * * Financial Accountability: Identifies opportunities for waste reduction and department efficiency. * * Information Management: Demonstrates adherence to information management polices and procedures, maintaining confidentiality at all times. * * Communication: Works as a team member through interaction, assistance and demonstration of appropriate communication skills and reporting/activation of the chain of command appropriately. * * Practices Professionalism: Performs, participates, implements and evaluates personal performance. * * Ethics/Compliance: Performs all duties ethically, complying with all policies and procedures, federal, state, and local laws. * * Environment of care: Demonstrates accountability in role and responsibilities of the 7 Environment of Care plans. * * Job Specific: Endoscopy Technician
*REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS* BCLS certification CFER certification(Certified Flexible Endoscope Reprocessor)
*REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE* High School or Equivalent
Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to understand and transfer physician’s orders.
Ability to move in excess of 100 pounds, with assistance from other staff
Effective communication skills; both orally and written.
Computer skills needed. Ability to work and communicate well within a team to ensure quality patient care.
Strong problem solving skills. * * *PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES* 2 years experience in Endoscopy preferred
2 years experience as a CNA
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Title: Endo Technician PRN
Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso
Requisition ID: 01515-21800