Beaumont Health System Surgical Services Assistant in Farmington Hills, Michigan

Surgical Services Assistant Req #: 30096417 Category: Admin Support/Clerical Facility: Beaumont Hospital FH Department: PACU Schedule: Part time Shift: DaysHours: 9 AM- 5:30 PM Job Details:General Summary:Under general supervision of the registered nurse is responsible for performing various tasks to facilitate efficient and smooth management of surgical/endoscopic patients and procedures in a safe and timely manner.Essential Duties:* Transports patients, initiates emergency intervention in the event of compromised airway or circulation, reports any unusual questions or concerns regarding the patient to appropriate staff members and seeks assistance as needed* Prepares patients for procedures, admission and discharge by assisting with clothing change, orienting to environment, positioning, and transport* Inventories and orders supplies per established unit levels; stocks rooms and units daily; returns unused supplies and instruments to Central Services Processing* Assists in timely turnover of procedures to include opening of sterile supplies and instruments, and performing preps, performs decontamination/sterilization of instruments and sterilization/disinfection monitoring and periodic cleaning of autoclaves* Transports specimens and x-rays, obtains blood products from blood bank, obtains and reports lab results and performs urine pregnancy testing as directed* Obtains, transports and logs all patient documents; provides general clerical and other support assistance to the department staff and physicians.Standard Qualifications:* To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.* Education / Training: Requires a level of knowledge normally acquired through completion of a high school diploma or equivalent program* Work Experience: Requires successful completion of minimum one to three months on-the -job training to become familiar with equipment and processes and provide a safe environment for patients to prevent injury or delay in discharge.* Certification, Licensure, Registration: Basic CPR, Heartsaver Plus.Beaumont Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, , gender identity, orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.