St. Mary's Good Samaritan OR Assistant in St. Louis, Missouri

Description

Role Purpose:

Under general supervision, performs aseptic cleaning, transport of patients, and maintains the instrument and supply inventory associated with the surgical units.

Responsibilities:

  • Shows commitment to total patient care by demonstrating the philosophy of the sponsoring religious congregations, through the SSM Health Care System values, and tenets of integrated health care while providing leadership and demonstrating innovation within the health care ministry.

  • Exhibits stewardship by performing all duties according to entity policies and procedures.

  • Seeks exceptional patient satisfaction through cleaning of assigned area, timely transport of patients to and from surgery, performing pre-op skin preps, pulls supplies and instruments rooms, rest rooms, public areas, ancillary areas, and offices.

  • During the performance of daily routine duties, treats each person with dignity and respect.

  • Engages with all colleagues and is generous in assisting and supporting others.

  • Displays pride in the organization by presenting a professional appearance. Follows infection control protocol for surgical area.

  • Displays pride in the organization by presenting a professional appearance. Follows infection control protocol for surgical area.

  • Seeks physician, patient, and family satisfaction through transporting surgical specimens in a timely manner, surgical case carts in an efficient manner, and ensuring the final disposition of dirty case carts, waste, and linen. Provides support for the cleaning of surgical instruments.

Qualifications
  • Basic skill Set. Read, write, and speak English

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis

The 525-bed SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the Saint Louis University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis offers a wide variety of outpatient services, including cardiovascular and open-heart surgery, high-risk obstetrics and comprehensive women's breast health services. The hospital was recognized with the 2008 and 2010 Premier Award for Quality.

Organization: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis

Job: Nursing

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: 16016349