HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Endoscopy Technician in Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Medical Center , opening in Jan 2017- a 64-Bed acute care hospital with a 22-bed emergency department, will bring a full range of healthcare services to Seminole County and surrounding communities. The hospital’s modern design and up-to-date technology will provide a world-class facility to support local physicians and delivering excellent patient care. Very well positioned, less than a mile off of a major highway (417). Oviedo is a growing community less than 20 minutes Northeast of Downtown Orlando. This provides access to a high amount of activities, events, attractions but not entrenched in the heaviest populated area. Great area for families as it’s zoned for very strong schools. Also less than an hour to the beach!
POSITION SUMMARY: Provide care to patients under the direction of the RN, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of Oviedo Medical Center.
Shift: 7a-3p-call required
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Demonstrates knowledge and application of sterile technique, instruments and supplies needed for surgical cases.
Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit.
Communicates and participates in patient care activities in direct conjunction with the RN.
Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process.
Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes.
Maintains and practices quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel.
Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers.
Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information.
Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, quality of care or the services delivered.
Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.
Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm.
Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements.
Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety and quality of care.
Regular, Punctual and dependable attendance.
Adheres to chain of command policy.
Adheres to the on – call rotation schedule for the department which provides 24 hour, seven day a week coverage.
Restock rooms with supplies and assist with ordering of supplies.
Clean and process contaminated scopes in instruments according to regulatory requirements and departmental policies.
Assist in providing a safe environment for procedure patients.
Assist with positioning for procedure.
Know the specific use of all equipment to be used.
Assembles the required equipment and supplies according to the type of procedure performed.
Assist the physician with each procedure and follows the direction of physician.
Performs free procedural verifications to include universal protocol.
Assist with set up and connecting patient to monitoring equipment and reassures patient for comfort.
Other duties as assigned.
BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required
Certification in flexible endoscope reprocessing (CFER) highly preferred!
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
High School or equivalency required
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
3 years minimum of endoscopy experience
Acute care experience required
Call is required
1st Orientation will be 11/28
An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D. Tobacco Free Campus
Title: Endoscopy Technician
Location: Florida-Oviedo-Oviedo Medical Center
Requisition ID: 26750-96