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This comprehensive approach results in standardized education for patients and community physicians. The information on this site is provided for informational and educational purposes only; it does not contain specific medical advice. Therapeutic Endoscopy The section of advanced therapeutic endoscopy offers all advanced endoscopic procedures, including advanced endoscopic imaging confocal endomicroscopy, narrow band imaging, chromoendoscopy , endoscopic mucosal ablation carbon dioxide cryotherapy, radiofrequency ablation , endoscopic mucosal resection EMR , endoluminal stenting, endoscopic ultrasonography EUS , EUS-guided FNA, EUS-guided interventions pseudocyst drainage, celiac plexus block, rendezvous procedures, etc. Minimum of one 1 or more years of experience providing nutrition care in an acute care setting Preferred Outpatient positions: He provides administrative support to the clinical staff and is responsible for ensuring that students who utilize our facility receive excellent customer service from the Immunization Department.

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Manages the care of assigned patients in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team to ensure high quality and comprehensive healthcare and ancillary services. Underthe supervision of a manager, Licensed Independent Practitioner or RegisteredNurse performs a variety of indirect patient care activities. These includedistribution and picking up of Central Sterile items and trays from variousdepartments and clinics; transportation of items To ensure a timely and accurate financial outcome based on obtaining accurate and complete demog Installs, maintains, troubleshoots and upgrades computer hardware, software, mobile devices, printers and other peripheral equipment.

Assists with the proper selection and purchase of hardware and software. Completes all required documentation and provides user as VCU Health System's NEURO — Child Neurology is seeking a full time Administrative Assistant to provide clerical support to the chair of the division of child neurology and clinical neurophysiology and to child neurology faculty physicians.

Caring for an ostomy, whether it is temporary or permanent, can be a challenge both physically and emotionally. When the idea of wearing a pouch with stool being collected on the outside of your body is first presented, most people want to avoid it at all costs.

At our ostomy and skin care clinic, our nursing staff help you prepare for the types of questions you should ask before having surgery, provide you with instructions for taking care of your ostomy and are available to you at any time for questions that may arise. Our clinic is open on Tuesdays. Call for more information. Learn more about ostomies.

At our outpatient infusion center, a dedicated infusion nurse provides patients with the most up-to-date biologic drugs. The unit offers both the broadest array of techniques and experience in the state of Virginia. Current techniques include endoscopic mucosal resection, radiofrequency ablation and cryotherapy techniques using both liquid nitrogen and carbon dioxide.

Finally, several novel technologies for advanced mucosal imaging are offered including confocal microscopy to evaluate for early dysplastic changes in Barrett's esophagus and inflammatory bowel disease and direct cholangioscopy to evaluate the biliary tract. In addition to endoscopic techniques, a number of procedures are available to assess digestive physiology as it relates to various digestive disorders.

These include high resolution esophageal manometry and esophageal topography and anorectal manometry. Esophageal function can be further evaluated with esophageal pH monitoring using either a standard catheter-based electrode or an endoscopically placed radiotelemetry sensor Bravo.

Finally, non-acid reflux can be measured using multichannel intraluminal impedance testing. The section of advanced therapeutic endoscopy offers all advanced endoscopic procedures, including advanced endoscopic imaging confocal endomicroscopy, narrow band imaging, chromoendoscopy , endoscopic mucosal ablation carbon dioxide cryotherapy, radiofrequency ablation , endoscopic mucosal resection EMR , endoluminal stenting, endoscopic ultrasonography EUS , EUS-guided FNA, EUS-guided interventions pseudocyst drainage, celiac plexus block, rendezvous procedures, etc.

The Advanced Liver Program is staffed by nationally and internationally renowned hepatologists who work hard to develop novel treatments for more than diseases known to affect the liver. Such a range of conditions requires an equally diverse group of specialists equipped with experience, knowledge and clinical skills needed to ensure treatment success and advance treatment practices.

Some of the most relevant conditions treated by the program include:. Our physicians at the Hume-Lee Transplant Center have been pioneers in both the treatment of liver diseases and liver transplantation. Their dedication to offering transplantation and other treatment options for those with End Stage Liver Disease is paramount to the successes found at VCU Medical Center.

Through an integrated, comprehensive and patient-centered network, our health care providers are dedicated to advancing digestive health treatments for the well-being of patients in the commonwealth of Virginia and beyond. One of our major strengths is the level of clinical expertise across all major areas of digestive health, including:. The clinic is comprised of a team of experts from multiple specialties including gastroenterology, transplant surgery, hematology-oncology, surgical oncology, radiology, radiation oncology, interventional radiology, registered dietitians, research certified registered nurses, clinic research specialist as well as a full administrative support staff.