$30,632 annually. Includes a comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Clinical Associate assists with numerous duties involving direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse. The Clinical Associate cleans and decontaminates all surfaces within designated areas, performs between case cleaning, terminal cleaning and precaution room cleaning, and maintains and promotes sterility of designated areas. They also prepare each patient care room for the next occupant as rooms become available, demonstrate knowledge of standards/patient safety goals and skills required to maintain patient safety, and assist RN circulator with room preparation and set up, which includes, but is not limited to, room cleaning, gathering supplies from distribution and sterile processing, opening and putting away all supplies, picking upcoming cases, and settling rooms with appropriate equipment. The Clinical Associate is also responsible for cleaning of, but not limited to, operating rooms, hallways, locker rooms, and sub-sterile areas as well as stocking supplies in these areas. They consistently promote the provision of quality project planning by effectively communicating with all team members as evidenced by identifying surgeon needs to the RN, by equipment/supply priority, by assisting in turn around activities, by accurately reporting to oncoming shift, by actively listening and responding appropriately to questions, phone calls or written communication, by documenting accurately and by reading and responding to e-mail in a timely manner. They Clinical Associate also actively participates in Team Dynamic activities and service enhancement initiatives that result in improved patient care.
Applicants must have a High School diploma or High School Equivalency diploma. The preferred candidate will have experience in housekeeping and experience in the perioperative setting.
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