Nursing Assistant Operating Room

Fairview Health Services Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 1 week ago

Overview

University of Minnesota Medical Center is the flagship location for University of Minnesota Health, this is adult specialty on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis.

This location offers the widest range of hospital and clinical services provided through University of Minnesota Health. Complete services of patients with the most complex conditions. Areas of specialization include solid organ and blood and marrow transplantation, heart disease and cancer.

Shift is 12-4pm Monday through Friday.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Facilitates OR room turnover. Performs cleanup of OR

  • Readies OR for next patient.

  • Procures equipment

  • Properly cares for equipment and takes action for preventive maintenance.

  • Transports specimens and blood products.

  • Transports dirty case carts to decontamination area.

  • Provides Patient Care: Assists in transfer/positioning of patients.

  • Assists with preparation of patients for surgery.

  • Transports patient.Maintains Inventory Control.

  • Orders and manages supplies as directed.

  • Restocks department with supplies.

  • Makes rounds to keep current inventory in stock.

  • Communicates supply issues to appropriate person.

  • Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.

Physical Demands: Standing, walking, lifting above shoulder 32 lbs, lifting waist level 45 lbs, lifting below knee 40 lbs, carry waist level, balance, pushing, hearing, repetitive actions, speaking, seeing/visual.

Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independently, multitasking, organizational skills, working with others and frequent deadlines.

Qualifications

Required:

  • BLS
  • Certified Nursing Assistant or currently a nursing student with at least 1 semester of clinicals and willing to take the certification exam
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