Housekeeper Per Diem Variable Shift

Partners Healthcare System Dover , NH 03821

Posted 4 months ago

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, a subsidiary of Massachusetts General Hospital, is renowned as one of the largest acute care hospitals in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and Southern Maine. At Wentworth-Douglass, we value people who contribute to patient-centered care that enhances community health; we recognize and reward those who share our values and transform our patients' lives. We invite you to explore opportunities, cultivate community wellness and professional growth.
1.Demonstrate competence in the performance of duties and responsibilities related to the cleaning and maintenance functions as per departmental protocols.

o Is aware of and follows all departmental policies, procedures and protocols.

o Cleans, disinfects and maintains assigned patient care areas in a clean, hygienic and attractive condition.

o Cleans, disinfects and maintains assigned special care areas i.e.: Treatment, Delivery and Examination Rooms in a clean, hygienic and attractive condition as per departmental protocols.

o Cleans, disinfects and maintains all assigned areas i.e.: rest rooms, ancillary, office, visitor, and staff areas in a clean, hygienic and attractive condition complying with room lay out and unit preference

o Participates in the general cleaning, linen room duties, waste and soiled linen removal, and project functions as per departmental protocols.

o Maintains EVS closet, cart, supplies and equipment used in performance of assigned tasks in a neat, clean and organized manner, Maintains an adequate supply of mops, cloths, chemicals, paper products, bags and liners, etc. at the end of each shift

o Reports unsafe, damaged or broken equipment or surroundings to Manager/Supervisor or directly to Plant Operations

o Adheres to the strict Infection Control Guidelines and Standards as it pertains to the Operating Room, C-Section Room and Cath Lab while assisting EVS II. Cleans and disinfects sterile areas around table, equipment, work tables, rolling equipment and empties trash.

o Helps with special projects including buffing, burnishing, stripping and refinishing floors as required. Performs Helps with special projects including; vacuuming, spotting and shampooing carpets as required.
2.Demonstrates competence in the performance of duties and responsibilities related to departmental competencies.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of Discharge Cleaning and Discharge Cleaning - Isolation Room and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of the tasks of Discharge Cleaning Labor & Delivery, Cleaning and Disinfecting the Incubator Whirlpool, Birthing Tub and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of Clean Linen Distribution and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance for the handling of regulated medical waste, hazardous waste and general waste and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of Soiled Linen Handling and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of the tasks of Bailing Operations, Tie-Off and Bail ejection and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance and expectations as a member of the EVS Spill Team and / or of the Radiation Response Decontamination Team and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

o Demonstrates competence in the performance of carpet care (spotting and shampooing) and adheres to standards on ongoing bases.

Experience Minimum Required

  • None

Experience Preferred/Desired

  • One year in a Healthcare Housekeeping position

Education Minimum Required

  • Must be able to read, write, understand and comprehend English.

  • High school diploma or equivalent or 1 year housekeeping related experience.

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