GI Reprocessing Tech - Melbourne GI Center, GI Lab Endoscopy, Full time
About the Job
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.
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.
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.
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.