Surgery Partners Van Nuys , CA 91401
Posted 2 weeks ago
JOB TITLE: Orderly
Transport patients to and from the operating room area. Ensure patient safety. Reports any patient complaints. Assist nursing with transferring patients to and from the operating room bed and moving heavy equipment.
Assist in positioning patients for surgery. Assist with positioning and holding patient extremities during prep.
Clean operating room suites and other restricted areas. Terminally clean OR suites as assigned daily. Cleans vertical and horizontal surfaces that collect dust. Cleans tops of windows, doorframes, TV's, and other high places, using ladder when necessary. Dusts, cleans and polishes furniture including beds.
Re-stock supplies, linens and fill the blanket warmers in the sterile core as needed. Washes sinks and other plumbing fixtures and replaces supplies, such as paper-towels, soaps and toilet paper as needed. Polishes metal or other bright surfaces, cleaning glass and enamel fixtures with proper cleaning chemicals. Clean stretchers and beds and replace sheets.
Maintain equipment storage rooms. Perform individual daily extra assignments as assigned.
Assist in maintaining the cleanliness of equipment to include processing and cleaning of endoscopes with additional training.
Set up the two fracture tables for Orthopedic and Vascular procedures.
Dispose all linen and trash in the appropriate manner. Empty and replace sharps containers in all rooms.
Mop floors in all areas on a daily basis. Wax, strip, and buff floors as needed (with additional training). Dry and wet mop floors of OR suites, other side areas, hallways and other areas as assigned. Cleans floors by dry buffing with use of buffing machine, scrubber, extractor, and approved dry bonnet chemical cleaning methods. Strips or top scrubs and refinishes floors when assigned (With additional training).
Perform other job related duties as assigned by Director.
Experience with patient contact preferred.
BLS required within 30-days of start.
Previous patient attendant or orderly experience preferred.
Good communication skills; ability to get along with others.