Procedure Area Tech (Environmental -Cleaning the OR)

Job Requisition #: JR55872

End Date: 4/11/2021

Location: Newark, Delaware

Position Type: Support Services/Maintenance

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening

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PRIMARY FUNCTION:

****Environmental/Cleaning Duties******* 

Provides specific patient care during procedures to facilitate safe patient outcomes under the direction of a registered nurse.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs patient care duties that contribute to the efficient, safe operations of the unit which may include but are not limited to:

  • Performing appropriate skin prep procedures adhering to Procedure Area policy/procedure
  • Assisting patient care team in the transfer of patient to and from bed/stretcher
  • Assisting patient care team in positioning patient on Procedure Area table or holding patient extremity for skin prep
  • Transporting of the patient to and from Procedure Area or department
  • Making bed/stretcher

Provides necessary equipment/supplies for the patient care team which may include but not limited to:     

  • Restocking specialty carts with supplies
  • Maintaining par level of supplies
  • During Procedure Area room set, provides appropriate equipment/tables needed in the room
  • Obtaining case cart or instrument sets needed for procedure

Performs between case cleaning procedures which may include but not limited to:

  • Cleaning entire Procedure Area room
  • Cleaning specialty equipment/instrumentation/ carts.
  • Returning used soft goods and instrument sets appropriately
  • Appropriately handling contaminated instrument trays, carts, specimens and body fluids.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Troubleshoots minor equipment problems and initiates service calls for broken equipment as needed.
  • Demonstrates knowledge, skills, and abilities to safely provide age-appropriate care to the patients served, under the direction of the RN.
  • Responds to crisis situations and performs essential tasks under the direction of the RN.
  • Practices professional telephone etiquette
  • Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates proficiency in required computer programs
  • Effectively communicates with patients, families, visitors, employees, and physicians, utilizing courteous written and verbal communication.
  • Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices.
  • Reports to the appropriate personnel, in a timely fashion, any unsafe activities, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employee, patients, and visitors
  • Performs other related duties as required.        

SCHEDULE:

  • Full-time  Day/Evening shift- every other weekend and rotating holidays
  •  Mid-shift 11a-730pm  (40 hour weekly) |Weekends, holidays, off shifts on weekend.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Computer skills
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
  • BLS required


   SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to work flexible hours for training and support of the needs of the unit.

Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?

For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

Our Values

We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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