NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The medical center is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Medical Center's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Operating Room Technician- Endoscopy
In this role, the successful candidate provides direct and indirect patient care and performs technical rehabilitative and therapeutic nursing procedures and activities under the direct supervision of the registered professional nurse.
Exposure & handling of hazardous waste.
Performs proper specimen handling according to guidelines from the laboratory. Universal precautions are observed and appropriate PPE utilized.
Performs all the requirements of the Universal Protocol and Time Out in accordance with Hospital policy.
Creates and maintains a sterile field. Reports any break in technique with proper follow-up.
Performs other duties as aligned with the mission and values of the organization
Demonstrates personal accountability for own professional practice and professional growth.
Promotes patient safety and quality including adherence to the National Patient Safety Goals.
Communicates and collaborates effectively with members of the health care team escalating situations appropriately
Establishes effective caring relationships with staff patients families and other members of the health care team.
Establishes priorities for patient care delivery and uses critical thinking skills coordinates and completes patient care responsibilities independently or by appropriately delegating.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical psychosocial educational safety and age related criteria pertinent to the patients served in his/her assigned area.
Education: To qualify, a High School Diploma Required. Graduate of an accredited Endoscopy Technician/OR Surgical Technician Training CST program required
Experience: 1-3 years recent Endoscopy experience required 1-3 years recent OR experience preferred
Certification: For Endoscopy Technicians- Gastroenterology Technician Specialist (GTS) or Advanced Gastroenterology Technician Specialist (AGTS) required For Surgical Technicians/OR Technicians- Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) required
Willingness to devote the time required completing assigned tasks on time.
Essential Job functions: Ability to stand for long periods, lift minimum of 30 lbs
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
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About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.