OR Attendant I
- Elkin, NC
- Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital
- Surgical Services
- Full Time - 1st Shift
- Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
- Req #: 5213-3593
- Posted: October 10, 2020
Assists in direct and/or indirect patient care as directed by the Registered Nurse, to include but not limited to transporting patients, environment of care maintenance duties and ordering/stocking supplies.
Education and Formal Training: High School graduate or equivalent. BCLS certification is required. New employees required to have certification will be expected to have current certification at new hire or obtain within 30 days of hire date.
Work Experience: Previous OR experience desired.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Thorough knowledge of principles of asepsis. Also must have thorough knowledge of patient assessment techniques, treatment techniques, and the operation and maintenance of all unit-specific equipment. Must demonstrate an ability to respond to changing workloads and to perform in an accurate and precise manner in crisis and emergency situations when time is critical. Must demonstrate an even temperament, tact, sensitivity, sound judgment, and a professional attitude. Further, must have the ability to work effectively with others; maintain knowledge of current trends; ensure that all contact with patients, the public, physicians, and other hospital personnel is carried out in a friendly, courteous, and considerate manner.