Location Address: 701 West Plymouth Avenue, Deland Florida 32720
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Per Diem, AM / PM Rotational Flexible Schedule.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Transports patients to department in a timely manner. Interacts with patients in a professional and courteous manner.
Maintains unit supply and equipment inventories as indicated.
Performs surgical preps in accordance to established policy and protocol.
Assists with patient positioning and lifting
Communicates with medical staff, and all indicated ancillary services to assure an appropriate continuum of patient care.
Assists with the assembly of operating room equipment
Cleans surgical areas and equipment using established cleaning processes within required timeframes.
Maintains appropriate infection control measures and maintains a safe patient environment
Assists in the application of splints, casts, and other rigid dressings.
Other duties as assigned.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must be able to use computer for patient information and basic department clerical functions.
Powered and non-powered Perioperative equipment and instruments including surgical beds and stretchers, anesthesia machines, positioning devices and hazardous waste/contaminated supplies and equipment handling
EVS or industrial cleaning experience preferred
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High school graduate or equivalent is required.
Patient care and communications skills to work with patients from infant, childhood, adolescent, adult and geriatric age groups.
Basic computer skills required.
Six months customer service or equivalent is necessary.
One year experience in healthcare setting required
One year experience in the Surgical Services setting preferred.
CVOR experience preferred
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
CNA or other direct patient care experience
Must maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
The Surgical Aide/Transporter performs multiple departmental assigned tasks that facilitate the transportation of patients, positioning of patients, room readiness and the turnover processes between surgical procedures. Technical functions including assisting in patient preparations, holding for preps, assembling equipment, assisting anesthesia care givers as directed, and performing environmental sanitation within the operating room and immediate ancillary units.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.