Assists in safe, efficient, endoscopic procedures that physicians will use as a tool for making a diagnosis for Adult patients. They will be proficient in endoscopic equipment set up and maintenance of such equipment. The technician will assist in the education of patients and families under the direction of the physician. They will cross train to assist in procedures as needed. The technician will also be responsible for appropriate specimen distribution, procedure documentation and allocation of paperwork and billing. Assists with endoscopic procedures and patient testing. Provides accurate documentation, billing and generates reports. Maintains equipment. Inventories supplies. Participate in staff development and actively pursues professional and self development. Reprocesses endoscopic equipment according to manufacturer's guidelines.Complies with HIPAA, OSHA and Joint Commission mandates.Participates in unit PI projects.Assists with ordering/inventory; maintains stock to PAR levels in procedure rooms.Maintains department records.Other duties as assigned.
Position Requirements: Must possess strong computer skills. Able to work independently. Able to troubleshoot diagnostic equipment. Two years' experience in an Endoscopic Lab preferred. Primary role is endoscope processing, procedure room maintenance/supplies/equipment and procedure assistance. Excellent teamwork and communication skills required.
Education: High School Graduate, Graduate of Certified Medical Assistant Program preferred. Previous endoscopic experience preferred.
Monday through Friday, variable shifts. On-call evenings and weekends rotation.
Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
Location/Region: Beachwood, OH (US - 44122)