HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Manager Environmental Services in Bradenton, Florida

POSITION SUMMARY: The Manager of Environmental Services assists in directing all aspects of the department’s operations as they relate to providing the highest level of cleanliness and sanitation in all areas of the facility.

Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for operations, quality of services, and all aspects of environmental services programs within the facility.

Understands departmental role and responsibilities regarding environment of care competencies as related to Safety Management, Life Safety Management, Security Management, Utilities Management, Medical Equipment, Emergency Preparedness, and Hazardous Materials

Support hospital initiates in meeting core measures, patient safety and service excellence goals.

Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall patient experience.

Communicates and interacts with patients, families and others in a caring, empathetic, courteous, and respectful manner.

Communicates effectively and works with physicians and/or other members of the interdisciplinary team in meeting patient needs.

Ensures proactive and effective communication is maintained with physician regarding patient observations, reactions and changes in patient condition or status and accurately documents.

Actively contributes to and works toward hospital wide improvement in meeting core measures, patient safety and service excellence goals.

Continuously evaluates work process and design; understands role in ensuring quality/performance improvement, productivity, and service delivery to meet stakeholder needs.

Performs duties in accordance with departmental policies and procedures, and recognized professional, quality, patient safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.

Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patients care which results in patient harm.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED), College degree preferred
  • Minimum of three (3) years environmental services/housekeeping management experience required
  • I.E.H.A. certification or Executive Housekeeping certification preferred.
  • Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills

Title: Manager Environmental Services

Location: Florida-Bradenton-Blake Medical Center - Bradenton

Requisition ID: 00309-6420