Perioperative Assistant HASC OR

Greenwich, CT
Aug 14, 2020

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Job Description

Overview

To 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.

Maintain the cleanliness of the ORs, the OR equipment, and with keeping rooms prepared for surgery. Restocks supply areas during the week. Carries out key materials management functions.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • 1. Maintains the cleanliness of the anesthesia machines and overall cleanliness of anesthesia equipment.
    • 1.1 Understands the principles of terminal cleaning of the Anesthesia machines demonstrated by carrying this out, according to procedure after each surgical Case.
  • 2. Terminally disinfects patient use items according to procedure.
    • 2.1 Collects all soiled laryngoscope blades and LMA's from all OR suites.
  • 3. Restocks supplies in Center Core and Medication Room
    • 3.1 Takes inventory of Center Core Anesthesia Cart .
  • 4. Contributes to the productivity and efficient operation of the Department.
    • 4.1 Completes duties on designated checklist and turns in to charge nurse at the end of the week.
  • 5. Responsible for promoting the Greenwich Hospital Quality Service Excellence Standards.
    • 5.1 Shows consideration by acknowledging the patient and identifies self by name.
  • 6. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's/area's/department's policies and procedures.
    • 6.1 Embrace shared goals versus narrower interests; actively cooperative vs. competitive or non-committal.
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  • 7. Anticipates what services and information people need and takes action to provide it.
    • 15.1 Watches for clues that patients or visitors require assistance. Asks 'May I help you?'. Escorts them to their destination, if necessary, Encourages people to ask questions.
  • 8. Arranges case cart in the O.R. suite and asceptically opens sterile supplies for case cart set up.
    • 16.1 Systematically arranges case cart in O.R. suite for surgery.
  • 9. Assists with the transportation of patients to and from the O.R.
    • 17.1 Demonstrates the fundamentals of moving patients by use of proper body mechanics and assists appropriate personnel in this task.
  • 10. in patient positioning and/or prepping
    • 18.1 Obtains support products as requested; example, pillows, sandbags, etc., applying these items under the direction of the R.N.
  • 20. Care of specimens and documentation.
    • 19.1 Demonstrates proper handling of specimens and knowledge of O.R. specimen policy.
  • 21. Breaks down case carts at end of procedure using universal precautions.
    • 20.1 Demonstrates ability to break down case cart including sorting of instruments sharps, linen and garbage.
  • 22. Participates in activities designed to increase knowledge and contributes to the productivity and efficient operation of the department.
    • 21.1 Aware of proper use of supplies and curtails waste, daily.
  • 23. Responsible for promoting the Greenwich Hospital Quality Service Excellence Standards.
    • 22.1 Always provides emotional support during pre-operative contact with the patient, as observed by the unit and department nurses.
  • 24. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's/area's/department's policies and procedures.
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Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

Minimum Educational Requirement High School Graduate preferred

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Prefer OR type experence

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Detail oriented, able to use materials management software.

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

May be exposed to infectious diseases and radiation. Standing/walking most of the day and occasionally working in awkward positions and helps lift heavy objects ten (10) to twenty (20) pounds.

 

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Job Info

Job: 21744

Department: Helmsley Amb Surgery Center
Category: NURSING-SUPPORT
Sub Category: ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATE
Status: Per Diem Non-Benefits Eligible
Shift: AS NEEDED
Hours: .038

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