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.
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The hospital consistently delivers a state-of-the-art healing environment to residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake Counties, as well as to visitors from across the United States and the world. All within a 'living laboratory' of groundbreaking, research-driven clinical solutions that integrate mind, body and spirit in the defeat of illness and disease
Work Hours/Shift: FT/Days. 16-20 hours per week. 6:30AM-5PM.
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides safe, clean, tested and inspected items by performing decontamination and high-level disinfection/ Sterilization according to manufacture instructions
Maintains records on scope and instrumentation maintenance
Prepares patients for procedures under the direction of registered nurse
Identifies recording errors/artifacts and reacts appropriately
Prepares room in a timely manner with all anticipated supplies and equipment for each individual endoscopy procedure
Under direct supervision of Physician and RN, instills medication via scopes
Utilizes knowledge of video system equipment. Troubleshoots problems with the system as needed
Follows Adventhealth policy and procedures
Follows standard of practice according to Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) and Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)
Performs other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
Follows written procedures for high-level disinfection/ Sterilization
Ability to work flexibly in variable shifts
Ability to participate in on-call rotations and occasionally work weekends or evenings
Basic computer skills
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Highschool diploma or GED
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Graduate of school of surgical technology, or LPN program or military program
Experience working with patients
Experience with decontamination and disinfection of equipment and instrumentation
SGNA Associates program
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Heartsaver or BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Certified Surgical Technician, OR SGNA – GI Technical Specialist (GTS), OR SGNA – Advanced GI Technical Specialist (AGTS)
The Endoscopy Associate assists the physician and RN in the performance of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, prepares and maintains the endoscopy equipment, Adheres to Adventhealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, State and Federal agencies and accrediting bodies, transports the patient, actively participates in outstanding customer service, assists in patient care delivery under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse.
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