Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility with an innovative , patient centered and evidence-based Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute care rehabilitation,joint replacement & spinal surgery, neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.
The Surgery Aide provides support to the operating room staff. Duties include transporting of patients, housekeeping duties, ordering of supplies, stocking of supplies, transporting specimens, and assisting the anesthesia technicians.
Department Specific Duties:
Surgical shave preps, Maintains clean gurneys and patient beds, Delivers specimens to the lab.
Follows aseptic technique when performing assigned duties in the surgical suite
Participates in room turn over
Transports blood to the OR as assigned
Transports specimens to the lab as assigned
Transports patients to and from surgical services as assigned
High School Diploma or GED
Ability to work with nursing staff, patients and families.
Good oral and written communications skills.
Ability to work in a dynamic environment.
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (maintain current at all times).
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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