Support Associate - Ambulatory Surgery Center, Full Time, Days
Mary Washington Healthcare
Location: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Internal Number: R-10215
Start the day excited to make a difference...end the day knowing you did. Come join our team.
The Support Associate provides patient transport and positioning assistance to Operating Room (OR) staff; as well as cleaning, stocking, and equipment preparation support.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
Prepares OR environment for surgical procedure:
Moves equipment into ORs appropriate for procedure.
Assists with pulling items for cases, as necessary.
Stocks cabinets in OR rooms, as necessary.
Restocks scrub sinks with required material (masks, shields, scrub supplies).
Maintains/restocks O2 tanks in each OR, as necessary.
Performs routine cleaning duties in the OR room to assure that rooms meet cleanliness and environmental standards:
Cleans room between cases, removing trash, biohazards, linens and equipment.
Cleans room at end of OR schedule.
Cleans equipment as required.
Provides assistance to patients and team:
Assists with transfer of patient to OR bed, positioning and prep of the patient for procedures. Elevates limbs as required for certain preps.
Assists in transport of patient through flow continuum.
Runs errands and transports specimens.
Maintains the upkeep of equipment room.
Participates in facility-wide infection control plan and quality improvement process.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
Current CPR certification required.
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
A Not-for-Profit Regional Healthcare System Dedicated to Excellence. From our humble beginnings in Fredericksburg, Virginia as an eight-room hospital to our modern not-for-profit regional system, Mary Washington Healthcare has seen enormous growth and development in the past 100 years. Today, we are made up of two hospitals and 28 healthcare facilities and wellness services. Community leaders volunteer on our Board of Trustees in order to guide the continued growth and direction of our health care system.