Responsible in the care and cleaning of the operating room suites, stocking of supplies (routine and occasional special order supplies), transportation of patients to and from the operating room. Trained to provide relief services for the surgery secretary and instrument aid. Keeps current on new products and instruments. Will have the skill and knowledge to provide population specific care from newborn through age 105. Must have the ability to assist with the collection of data for objective assessment and report to RN or team leader.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to assist with personal care of the patient.
Holds self accountable and responsible for work performance and continuous improvement of patient care in his/her work area and throughout hospital.
Assists the operating room nurses with assigned duties, under the direction of the nurse.
Assist in patient transport.
Receives and relays information to appropriate persons.
Knowledge of Infection Control practices.