Add to Calendar2019-09-20 08:00:002019-09-21 11:15:00Emerging Topic Conference: The Genomics Revolution
The conference will focus on genomics and the changing approach to diagnostics, management and research in adult and pediatric liver diseases.
Arlington, VA 22202
Add to Calendar2019-10-04 08:00:002019-10-05 14:00:00AASLD / EASL ALD Conference
This meeting will bridge critical gaps in ALD diagnosis, management and clinical trial design.
1 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Add to Calendar2019-11-08 09:00:002019-11-12 14:00:00The Liver Meeting
The Liver MeetingÂ® is the annual must-attend event bringing together 9,500 attendees from around the world to exchange the latest research, discuss new developments in treatment outcomes, and network with other experts in the field.
Add to Calendar2019-12-14 08:00:002019-12-15 17:00:00TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium: HBV Elimination
Doctors Anna S. Lok and K. Rajender Reddy will join Dr. Jia-Horng Kao and other faculty from Taiwan to host the first TASL-AASLD Joint Symposium as part of the TASL (Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver) Annual Meeting, December 14-15, 2019 in Taipei.
Beitou District, Taipei City
Add to Calendar2020-03-20 08:00:002020-03-21 15:00:00Emerging Topic Conference: Nuclear Receptors as Common Clinical Targets for the Treatment of Cholestatic and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases
More information is coming soon.
LiverLearningÂ® is the official eLearning portal of AASLD. Users can access educational resources by topic, speaker, event, and content type â€” including video, audio, and slide decks. Continuing education (CME/CE credits and MOC points) is available for a variety of enduring materials on the portal. All current AASLD members automatically receive complete access to LiverLearningÂ®, and non-members can purchase access for one year with a subscription.
Brook Plaza Ambulatory Surgical Center is in search of a Certified Surgical Technicianthat wants to be very well compensated to be clinically challenged and fulfill their desire to provide quality health care to a diverse and underserved patient population.
Brook Plaza Ambulatory Surgical Center is located in Brooklyn, NY and has provided a facility for more than 60 Surgeons to perform Ophthalmic and GI procedures for the past 30 years. The facility contains 3 Operating Rooms that can support a combined total of 50 to 70 procedures in a typical day.
The success and longevity of this ASC is a direct result of the skilled and dedicated staff that have been hand-picked to fulfill all the clinical needs for successful surgery outcome. Along with other skilled team members, our Surgical Technicians possess a high degree of patience and a caring attitude, which is the core of a skilled and dedicated technician.
Excellent Surgical Technicians deserve to be recognized and well paid for their accomplishments and dedication to their patients and colleagues. With this understanding, BPASC provides superior compensation packages for employees that deliver this level of excellence.
Responsibilities and Duties
Prepares for surgical procedures by setting up the operating room; organizing sterile table with surgical instruments and equipment, sterile linens, and sterile solutions.
Keeps equipment operating by checking and adjusting sterilizers, lights, suction machines, electrosurgical units, and diagnostic equipment.
Keeps supplies ready by maintaining fluids, such as plasma, saline, blood, and glucose for use during surgery.
Prepares patients for surgery by washing, shaving, and disinfecting incision sites; transporting patients; positioning patients on table; covering patients with sterile surgical drapes.
Anticipates the needs of the surgeon by passing instruments; providing sterile items; holding retractors, cutting sutures, and applying dressings.
Safeguards surgical specimens by preparing, caring for, and routing to laboratory.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations.
Enhances surgery department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Serves and protects the surgical center by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
Must have two years of relevant work experience
Ophthalmology experience a plus
Must be a certified Surgical Technician from an accredited school or training program
Must have the ability to work in a team and independently under supervision
Must have excellent communication skills coupled with the ability to thrive in a fast pace environment
Brook Plaza Ambulatory Surgical Center (BPASC) has provided a facility for more than 50 Surgeons to perform Ophthalmic and GI procedures for the past 30 years. The facility contains 3 Operating Rooms that can support a combined total of 50 to 60 procedures in a typical day.
The success and longevity of this ASC is a direct result of the skilled and dedicated staff that have been hand-picked to fulfill all the clinical needs for successful surgery outcome. Along with other skilled team members, our RNs possess a high degree of patience and a caring attitude, which is the core of a skilled and dedicated nurse.