Job Description

Location: Saint Anne's Hospital
Posted Date: 1/11/2021

At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.

We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.

In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:

Compassion

Accountability

Respect

Excellence

Stewardship

If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.

OPERATING ROOM (O.R.) ORDERLY

POSITION SUMMARY

Performs various duties relative to patient assistance, patient and specimen transport, cleaning of the operating rooms and equipment, and maintenance of the general surgical area.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible, and courteous environment.

1. Commits to recognize and respect cultural diversity for all customers (internal and external).

2. Communicates effectively with internal and external customers with respect of differences in cultures, values, beliefs and ages, utilizing interpreters when needed.

  • Helps lift patients on and off stretchers
  • Assists with patient positioning
  • Assists with operating room turnover
  • Obtains supplies and equipment as requested
  • Assists with pre-operative preps as directed by Circulator and/or Surgeon
  • Facilitates the delivery/transport of blood products, tissue, specimens and other items as requested by Charge Nurse
  • Performs other duties as assigned

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Ability to anticipate needs of the department and take initiative
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of aseptic technique, infection control principles, sterilization techniques, equipment and supply processing, and operation of steam sterilizers.
  • Ability to prioritize equipment needs of the operating room

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER

  1. Education: High School diploma or GED required.
  2. Experience (Type & Length): 1-2 years experience preferred; previous experience working in a hospital setting preferred.
  3. Certification/Licensure: BLS certification preferred.

Software/Hardware: Experience accessing internet and basic computer functions


Additional Information

Important COVID message

Please note, Saint Anne’s Hospital is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.

Application Instructions

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