HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgery Attendant PRN in Los Gatos, California
GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES- Responsibilities include the provision of patient care, preparation of perioperative and/or operating rooms, and preparation of operation room and/or perioperative supplies. All of these activities are done under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: Adheres to written policies of the Center Assists in providing continuity of individual patient care Helps to monitor supplies in all areas Helps to maintain cleanliness of the Center Assists in maintaining a safe and sanitary environment Assists is restocking supplies and medications to all areas including the anesthesia cards Keeps Charge Nurse or OR Coordinator informed of any problems Assists with risk management by completing variance reports appropriately and notifying Charge Nurse, OR Coordinator, or the Risk Manager Help turnover rooms – mop floors, clean tables, make beds, take out garbage, remove used anesthesia equipment and replace with clean items, remove and replace suction equipment Turnover rooms after last case – all activities listed above in turnover of rooms, as well as clean countertops, overhead surgical lights, air vents, etc. Check dressing rooms for dirty scrubs and restock as needed; dirty linen bags are to be put in the appropriate receptacles in garage Other duties – keep garage clean and orderly; stock dressing rooms with shoe covers and caps; keep scrub sink area dry and sinks clear of scrubbing brushes; assist purchasing agent with inventory and ordering duties; help PACU with cleaning gurneys when needed; routinely check and dispose of hazards waste in appropriate receptacle; fill mop buckets with cleaning solution and clean mop in the morning; transport equipment, supplies and/or specimens as needed Assist purchasing agent with inventory and ordering supplies as directed. Assumes other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES Communication - communicates clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing Customer orientation - establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations Interpersonal skills - able to work effectively with other employees, patients and external parties PC skills - demonstrates proficiency in PC applications as required. Demonstrates working knowledge relating to required documentation in EMR System and achieves passing grade by EMR credentialing officer. Policies & Procedures - demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems Basic skills - able to perform basic mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately
EDUCATION Must meet basic reading, writing, and comprehension requirements
EXPERIENCE Prefer one to three years’ experience in physician's officer, clinic or hospital setting. Must be pleasant, courteous, and have good communication skills.
Title: Surgery Attendant PRN
Location: California-Los Gatos-Los Gatos Surgical
Requisition ID: 07245-2402