GI Reprocessing Tech - Melbourne GI Center, GI Lab Endoscopy, Full time

Health First Melbourne, FL

About the Job

Description:

POSITION SUMMARY

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To be fully engaged in providing Quality/No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by\: Enhancing patient care and assisting licensed personnel in delivery of care through the most productive utilization of the individual’s skills.

 

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES\:

  • Participate in orientation for preceptor ship of associates.

  • Properly maintains Metricide OPA Tracking Record/Metricide OPA Test Strip Record/Test strip new bottle record/Test strip daily record/Tracking of Custom Ultrasonic Reprocessors/Tracking of leak testing and disinfection of Endoscopes/Records Endoscope Storage closet cleaning.

  • Consistently follows universal precautions and wears proper PPE per set ASGE/SGNA standards.

  • Demonstrates proper daily maintenance of equipment to ensure proper reprocessing of endoscopes. Assists in management and troubleshooting equipment failures.

  • Follows proper procedure for service and/or repair of endoscopes, accessories and Custom Ultrasonic Reprossors.

  • Follows manufacturer guidelines for leak testing of endoscopes, manual cleaning and reprocessing of endoscopes and accessories to provide high level disinfection. 

Qualification:

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED\:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Must hold current AHA BLS healthcare provider completion card prior to start date and maintain.

  • Knowledge of infection control standards and SGNA guidelines for the processes done in the decontamination room, preferred.

  • Know and understand manufacturer guidelines for endoscope reprocessing, preferred.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS\:

  • Exposure to bio hazardous waste, substances and unknown diseases.

  • Sitting and standing for extensive periods of time.

  • Frequent lifting, pulling and reaching. Ability to carry light to heavy objects.

  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs. unassisted up to 6 times daily.

  • Must be able to stand, walk bend and stoop for 90% of assigned shift.