HealthEast Hospital Housekeeping - 20 hours weekly - Evenings - with Benefits in United States

Hospital Housekeeping - 20 hours weekly - Evenings - with Benefits

Hospital Housekeeping - 20 hours weekly - Evenings - with Benefits

Job ID 2016-6304

Job Location US-MN-Maplewood

Category Housekeeping/Environmental Services

Contract Status C1

FTE 0.50

Authorized Hours ..

Shift Evenings

Department Housekeeping

Overview:

Provide patients, visitors and staff a clean and safe environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards

  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes

  • Cleans all occupied rooms on a daily basis to provide a clean, sanitary environment to the patients

  • Prepares discharge units and/or surgical procedure and completes end of day cleaning in surgical procedures rooms to provide a clean sanitary environment to the patients

  • Maintains and clean and attractive areas including: maintaining of hard surface and carpeted flooring, cleans offices and public areas, collects and disposes of refuse.

  • Cleans up after emergency spills and breakages to prevent exposure to substances that could be safety hazards

  • Maintains and performs special work assignments and reports to supervisor upon completion to comply with quality and frequency standards in department policy and procedure manual

  • Understands the security requirements of medications and IV solutions

  • Restocks paper supplies upon daily cleaning of area to ensure they are adequately filled and maintains linen distribution system to provide user areas with adequate amounts of linen to give patient care

  • Mixes, uses supplies and maintains equipment to aid in cost containment and safety

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required preferred

  • Healthcare cleaning experience preferredKnowledge of and ability to use all housekeeping machinery

  • Understands the security requirements of medications and IV solutions

  • Must be at least 16 years of age

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and speak English and perform basic arithmetic as necessary for completion of job duties or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Attention to Detail: Achieves thoroughness and accuracy when accomplishing a task

  • Cleaning Basic Skills: Ability to operate cleaning equipment; familiar with cleaning products, chemicals, and safety procedures

  • Computer Skills Basic: Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (use a mouse, navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)

  • Interpersonal Communication: Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

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