HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Services Associate PRN in Port St Lucie, Florida

Surgical Services Associate, PRN (FTE .001) Nursing Operating Room St. Lucie Medical Center Port St. Lucie, FL

Facility Description: St. Lucie is a 229 bed acute-care, full service medical center and a leading provider of quality affordable health care. Because we believe in "Quality, Excellence and Commitment," we deliver the very best medical care with our state of the art medical technologies. We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program that allows you to select the options that best meet the individual needs of you and your family.

St. Lucie has also been voted as a top five “Destination Hospital for Nurses.” With a team-oriented approach and ample opportunity for career growth, we think you'll find St. Lucie Medical Center offers the ideal atmosphere for your skills and talents.

/St. Lucie Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/ / / /Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. /

Job Summary: The Surgical Services Associate (SSA) works under the supervision of the RN and performs a variety of duties within the perioperative services department. The SSA is responsible for ensuring effective communication with the circulator, patient, surgeon and other members of the surgical team. The quality of work will be in keeping with the philosophy, objectives and policies of the hospital and the Department of Nursing. Duties include: * Transporting patients within the perioperative area, as needed. * Maintaining the surgical suites in a clean, safe and organized condition. * General cleaning tasks to maintain assigned areas in the department.
* Assisting in moving/positioning patients. * Maintaining departmental supplies. * Transporting specimens, lab and pharmacy items and equipment to and from surgery and other departments.
* All duties should be done in a timely and conscientious manner.

Qualifications: * High school diploma or GED preferred * BLS for Healthcare Provider is required * Ability to read, write, speak and understand English * Working knowledge of operating room environment preferred * Excellent communication skills * 6 months housekeeping experience in a healthcare or hotel setting preferred

Title: Surgical Services Associate PRN

Location: Florida-Port St Lucie-St. Lucie Medical Center - Treasure Coast

Requisition ID: 00476-3417