Position Overview: The Endoscopy Tech is responsible for assisting the Registered Nurse and Physician in the performance of duties and procedures for endoscopy.
Essential Functions: * Responsible for setting up procedure rooms, layout of supplies, selection of proper scopes * Prepares endoscopy procedure room after each procedure by following infection control practices including disinfection of all surfaces etc. * Cleaning and flushing of scopes following national standards and guidelines for infection control practices. * Monitor and maintain the automated endoscopic reprocessing equipment including performance of control monitoring/quality assurance procedures with regard to equipment and disinfectants * Maintain autoclave and processing all sterilization procedures on instruments following guidelines and maintaining all spore testing and autoclave logs. * Assist with handling specimens and transport to lab, and assist with transport of patients into and out of procedure rooms.
Qualifications and Education:
* High school diploma or equivalent. * Computer skills * Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.
Preferred Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
* Graduate of approved Medical Assistant or Medical Technician Program * Training in endoscopic equipment cleaning processes. * Prior experience a plus with on the job training.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability
CareMount Medical, P.C. is New York State’s premier multispecialty medical group, providing comprehensive care of the highest quality to over 665,000 patients. CareMount has more than 45 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties and New York City. CareMount’s 650 physicians and advanced practice professionals cover more than 50 medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class medical institutions, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Northwell Health. CareMount offers on-site laboratory/radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites, and operates eight urgent-care centers. CareMount physicians are featured in respected Top Doctors and Best Doctors listings, nationally and regionally. For additional information please visit: www.caremountmedical.com.