Bedford, TX US
Area of Interest:
Patient Support Services
Texas Health HEB
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is seeking a Surgical Associate to work variable shifts in the Surgery department.
Mon-Fri variable shifts, primarily dayshift, with call required
Required Minimum Education:
High School Diploma/GED
Required Minimum Experience:
Previous patient care experience preferred.
***Housekeeping / Environmental Services experience highly preferred.
-Prepares OR rooms with Stock and Supplies;
-Restocks warmer with blankets and saline
-Changes sharps containers
-Stocks linen and trash bags for trash and linen, as well as red bags
-Empties soiled linen carts
-Floor care of the OR Rooms on a daily basis
Assists in the preparation or the OR room for surgery
-Maintains patient dignity and confidentiality
-Assists in room turn over
-Demonstrates basic understanding of asepsis
-Answers calls fro the Surgery Desk/over head page without delay
-Acts as a team member
Assists in room cleanup
-Disposes of hazardous waste appropriately
-Uses personal protective gear as required
-Follows procedure for cleaning of operating rooms and equipment
-Completes floor care in the OR in a timely manner and in accordance with standards
Other duties as assigned
Follows direction of circulating nurse in the preparation of the OR room for surgery
KEYWORDS: "Surgical Associate", "Full-Time", "Environmental Services", "Housekeeping", "Transport", "OR", Texas Health", "Bedford", "Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford"
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is a 296-bed, acute-care facility serving Northeast Tarrant County since 1973. With more than 550 physicians on its medical staff, hospital services include outpatient surgery, women’s services, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated oncology unit and cardiac rehabilitation. Texas Health HEB recently received a dual accreditation as a Cycle IV Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and a designated "Baby Friendly" facility by WHO and UNICEF. Our location brings the best of suburban living, offering you the benefits of convenience and solid career opportunities.