Operating Room Assistant - Part Time

York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 68654

NEW! $15 Minimum Wage Starts July 4

WellSpan Health is committed to ensuring all our team members and their families are well supported for the valued contributions every individual makes to our patients and mission. Starting July 4, we will increase our minimum pay rate to $15 per hour—including for new hires!

PART TIME AVAILABLE

DAY/EVENING SHIFT WITH DAY SHIFT WEEKEND ROTATION REQUIRED

 

Job Description

Under general supervision, assists other members of the surgical team in the delivery of direct and indirect patient care. Performs a variety of tasks such as assisting with positioning of patients for procedures, care and handling of all equipment, assisting with the ordering, receiving, and stocking of supplies, performing clerical tasks and completing errands. The patient care encompasses all age groups focusing on the patient's care, treatment and rehabilitation.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Accountabilities:

  1. Performs a variety of tasks such as assisting with positioning of patients for procedures, care and handling of all equipment, assisting with the ordering, receiving, and stocking of supplies, performing clerical tasks and completing errands.
  2. Creates a safe, private environment for patient, family/significant other, visitors and members of the health care team.
  3. Works in a collaborative manner in addressing patient care issues maintaining open communications with the charge nurse. Supports the charge nurse in ensuring the delivery of safe, high quality, cost-effective holistic patient care.
  4. Maintains current knowledge of technological advances within area of practice as well as in surgical services.
  5. Performs a variety of tasks within the CSP department such as loading/unloading of the instrument washer and cart washer, restocking CSP supplies and workstations and assisting with other duties within the department as needed.
  6. Delivers equipment and sterile supplies to the Operating Rooms. Returns unused supplies to CSP.
  7. Maintains peel packed instrument inventory in the OR Core.
  8. Assists with picking of supplies for surgical procedures via case cart system as assigned.
  9. Maintains cleanliness of shelves and organized inventory of supplies and equipment in the OR Core and CSP.
  10. Works in a collaborative manner to meet the needs of the department maintaining open communication with the CSP team lead and OR charge nurse.
  11. Adheres to all regulatory requirements and established practices within surgical services.

 

Qualifications

  • Notes:
    • Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.
  • Minimum Education:
    • High School or G.E.D.
  • Required Certification:
    • BLS certification within one year
  • Physical Demands:
    • Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking
    • Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients
    • Lifts supplies/equipment

Anne Kohler
Anne Kohler
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

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Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)