Surgery, Surgery Attendant, Evenings
Company: Del Sol Medical Center
Location: El Paso
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Description SHIFT: Evenings (rotating weekends)
About Del Sol Medical Center Since 1974, Del Sol Medical Center has
provided quality healthcare to El Paso and the surrounding region.
As a full-service, acute care hospital in East El Paso with a Level
II Trauma designation in Emergency Services, we continue to expand
our services to meet the growing needs of our tristate community,
providing special expertise in Cardiology, Maternity & Child
Services, a Level III NICU, a Center of Excellence designation for
our Bariatric Clinic, a Level II Trauma Center, and a newly
renovated 32-bed Rehabilitation Hospital.The physicians, nurses and
staff at our 350-bed hospital are committed to providing the
highest quality care with compassion and integrity.BenefitsWe offer
you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive
salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We
believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.
Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending,
life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program
and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you
about this fantastic opportunity.POSITION SUMMARY:-- Assists in the
cleaning and preparation of the operating room suite according to
the Hospital standards and policies.-- Participates in the care and
cleaning of OR equipment.-- Performs in a sterile environment.--
Assists the Circulating RN in positioning the patient on the OR
table.-- Assists in patient transfers to and from the operating
room.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Complies with hospital/departmental
policies and procedures, i.e., attendance, mandatory education,
safety, infection control, etc.--
- Performs patient care within the scope of training of the OR
technician and under the direction of the RN.--Respects patient---s
rights by maintaining patient privacy, dignity, and
- Applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development
over the life span to identify patient and family requirements
relative to age-specific needs. (See age-specific criteria
addendum)Prepares for each procedure and/or surgery.
- Can organize work and utilize time efficiently.-- Has knowledge
of a safe transfer of the surgical patient.
- Demonstrates knowledge of the step-by-step positioning of the
patient on the OR table.
- Maintains a clean OR suite for the surgical patients.
- Maintains a safe environment for the surgical patients by
checking the conditions and cleanliness of equipment before
- Assist with cleaning and preparation of patient stretchers and
beds for patient transfer post operatively.Demonstrates working
knowledge of the specific uses of all equipment and supplies used
for all cases.
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating manuals, and maintenance manuals.
- Assist with the handling and replacement of the sharp boxes,
reprocessing boxes and Black medication boxes, throughout the
OR.Performs intra-operative management of assigned procedures.
- Anticipates needs for the sterile field, (i.e. can assist in
opening sterile items to be used for on the sterile field).
- Assist the circulator with transfer of patient from ASU, ICU,
ED to OR suite.Assumes responsibility for supply and equipment
management appropriate to position and in compliance to department
- Determines priority in equipment needs and ensures
- Assists in maintenance of equipment by proper utilization,
cleaning, and care. Assist in removing equipment from OR suites in
preparation for next case.
- Anticipates care of equipment and organization of equipment
rooms throughout the OR
- Removes and reports all damaged or unsafe equipment.Assists
with post procedure workload.
- Assists with OR sanitation, removal of garbage and linen
bags--Adheres and upholds all service behaviors as listed in the I
CARE value commitment and other departmental
initiatives.----Performs other duties as assigned within job
Qualifications REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS:-- Current
certification as BCLSHealthcare Provider--REQUIRED
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: None; High school diploma/GED
preferred----PREFERREDEDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION,
EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE ANDABILITIESHigh school
diploma/GED--SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES-- Must be able to
demonstrateunderstanding of HCA---s and Del Sol Medical Center
---Patients First--- safetyinitiative by strict compliance to all
safety protocols and procedures
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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