OverviewTo be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
High School graduate or equivalent required.
Two (2) to three (3) years experience preferred in a service oriented department, preferably within the healthcare industry. Ability to adapt within a fast paced customer service environment. Knowledge of Perioperative Services department operations highly desired.
Knowledge of 7 step cleaning and decontamination techniques highly desired. Achieves competence in all required skills after completion of department training program to include passing of ORA department competencies. Ability to read, write, and perform basic math. Basic computer skills required to perform daily tasks in OR applications to include RFID equipment tracking system and Navicare. Must possess good interpersonal skills in order to participate as a member of the Perioperative Support Associate staff.
Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 pounds. Ability to perform tasks of physical endurance and dexterity as required. Consistent use of proper body mechanics. All duties require pushing, pulling, lifting, bending and standing. Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.