Trinity Health Perioperative Nursing Assistant/Secretary full time OR in Chelsea, Michigan
St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea is a not-for-profit hospital established in 1970. Located in Chelsea, Michigan. SJMC is a member of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. SJMC is nationally recognized for both quality of care and patient satisfaction by national ranking organization Press Ganey, and is accredited by the Joint Commission.
The Perioperative Nursing Assistant /Secretary is responsible for a variety of activities involving perioperative assistive duties as assigned (ie, transporting patients, vital signs, performs urine pregnancy test, discontinuing IV's etc...). Performs clerical duties as assigned. Performs housekeeping duties as assigned.
Provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, development and cultural needs through competent clinical practice. Demonstrates unit/area competencies.
Identifies and assists in resolution of problems related to safety, sanitation and maintenance of the environment.
Practices effective communication in all interactions (patient, visitor, co-worker, etc.)
Promotes a positive work environment by demonstrating teamwork.
Performs perioperative assistive duties in the operating room as assigned (ie, transporting patients, assisting with patient bed transfers, obtaining necessary beds and equipment for procedures, preparation of OR rooms, delivering case carts, stocking OR areas as assigned )
Maintains supplies and equipment within department.
Performs housekeeping duties as assigned, including special projects.
Assumes anesthesia tech duties as assigned (ensure necessary supplies and equipment are available, change anesthesia drug drawers).
On-call is required.
Other Functions and Responsibilities
1) Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum high school education. Recent nursing assistant experience. Strong clerical skills including computer experience, organizational and multi-tasking skills. Excellent communication and customer service skills a must. Related experience preferred.
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Job Number: 00151296
Location: Chelsea, MI
Organization Name: Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Facility: SJSEMI - SJMHS Chelsea Comm Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift