Facility: Good Samaritan Hosp Med Ctr Location:
West Islip, NY Department: Ambulatory Surgery/Day Op Category: Direct Care / Aides Schedule:
Part Time Shift: Day and Evening shifts- Hours: 1-9 flexible ReqNum: 6024432
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.
The Perioperative Assistant inASU is responsible for assisting the nurse in providing care to the geriatric, adult, adolescent, pediatric and infant patients during the perioperative phase of their hospitalization
Assists the professional staff in the Operating Rooms to facilitate surgical cases by maintaining supplies and equipment including carts, scopes and video monitors used by Nurses and Anesthesiologists
Coordinates all necessary services for repairs with ANCC
assists the nursing personnel with surgical instrumentation and the disinfection and sterilization of equipment and instruments
performs surgical case picks for same day and following day cases;assists in preparing the surgical patient in the Holding Room and care of the post-operative patient in the PACU.
High School diploma or equivalent
Previous hospital experience
Previous OR experience preferred
Must be physically able to lift and transfer patients/equipment, stand and walk for extended periods of time, and record and report information.
BLS or CPR/AED training required
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.
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