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JOB SUMMARYUnder the direction of the OR Charge Nurse and Registered Nurse, anticipates the needs of the operative schedule and proactively provides the necessary clinical support to maintain and stock core areas, to prepare cases, and to transport patients for surgery.EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran
High school graduate or equivalent.
This is the entry level for O.R. Assistant II during the one year orientation. Within 60 days of hire into the position must: ? Gain knowledge of sterile techniques. ? Be proficient in location of equipment, instruments and supplies for ability to gather or return these items. ? Have competency in transporting patients and handling medical gas cylinders. ? Be proficient in selecting proper instruments and supplies based upon physician preference codes. ? Be proficient in identifying sterile supplies and equipment from unsterile.
Heavy lifting ability. Physical/emotional stamina. Good interpersonal and communication skills. Proven organizational skills and ability to act proactively in performing job responsibilities. Friendly and cooperative attitude with patients and team members.
THIS POSITION IS COVERED BY THE TEAMSTERS COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT
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