Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Days Hours: 7:00a - 3:30p
Under the direct supervision of the nursing staff, he/she assists the clinical staff. Performs patient transfers and transportation to the various areas of Surgical Services. Assists with the care, preparation, and stocking of supplies within the Surgical Suites. Provides basic housekeeping and cleaning duties for turnover and terminal cleaning of the rooms.
* Stocking, replenishing, preparing, and/or selecting supplies and equipment for storage or use during surgical procedures.
* Performs patient transfer from bed/stretcher/OR table and aides in the positioning of patients.
* Assists nursing staff with the delivery of quality patient care as needed.
* Provides coverage and assistance in the various areas of Surgical Services as needed.
* Maintains an organized environment and supply storage areas
* Cleans, disinfects equipment and readies for use according to manufacturer recommendations.
H igh school diploma or equivalent GED required.
Previous work experience in Housekeeping in an institutional environment helpful.
Previous work experience in Patient Transport helpful.
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