AdventHealth PRN OR Nursing Assistant North Pinellas in Tarpon Springs, Florida
PRN Operating Room Nursing Assistant AdventHealth North Pinellas
Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas
Top Quality outcomes
Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
Leadership is accessible
Located on the Gulf of Mexico
PRN, as needed.
You will be responsible for:
Assists with the complete set-up and turnover of cases in each surgical suite as outlined in department policy and procedure.
Transports patient(s) from unit to O.R. knowledge of universal protocol.
Transports patient’s bed from unit to O.R. Changes linen on patient’s unit bed when brought to the operating room.
Assists with patient transfer to and from the operating room table.
Assists the nursing staff during sterile skin preps.
Assists in transportation of equipment and supplies in and out of the OR rooms. Checks and cleans assigned equipment, cupboard and carts, ensuring proper handling and storage.
Assists nursing staff in obtaining supplies, equipment or other items as needed for patient care. Assists staff in any method requested and qualified to perform.
Maintains cleanliness and orderliness by emptying trash and linen bags, mopping floors, maintaining dry floors, cleaning scrub sinks free of sponges, etc. Checks the soap dispensers for proper functioning and refills as needed.
Orders OR stock and faxes orders to Materials Management in designated time frame. Restocks as orders arrive.
Checks and orders Oxygen and CO2 tanks and regulators as assigned.
Complies with department safety policies and procedures. Responsible to help ensure that the safety and physical well-being of patients, family members, visitors and co-workers are maintained.
Fosters the development of other team members by establishing and maintain open communication, and follow up support of patient care activities.
Accepts accountability for own competence, and patient outcomes.
Participates in unit specific and multi-disciplinary Performance Improvement activities at the Hospital/Unit-based level.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What will you need?
Basic computer skills
High School diploma or equivalent.
One year of surgery experience (Preferred)
Provides care and safety of the patient from the Nursing Units and Outpatient Care Center, and Pre and Postop Surgery under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. Represents the Department of Nursing in a professional and courteous manner
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.