Patient Care Technician - Operating Room (Wage)
Job ID: R0035416 | Healthcare Specialists | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
Responsible for rendering technical patient care and assistance to an assigned patient population under the supervision of a higher-level healthcare professional in the main operating room and/or satellite areas.
  • Provides indirect patient care within the surgical arena.
  • Adheres to basic sterile technique practices.
  • Assists in the maintenance of a safe environment for patients self and staff.
  • Recognizes the importance of time-sensitive issues.
  • Supports operating room procedures.
  • Maintains patient positioning devices.
  • Demonstrates proper room cleaning/turnover.
  • Interfaces effectively with peers and customers and assumes responsibility for professional development of self and others per departmental policy.
  • Demonstrates leadership in the delivery of technical patient care.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $15.00 - $20.34 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school or equivalent. Surgical Support – OR training program is required for continued employment in the OR as a Surgical Support Technician.
  • Experience: 1+ years of customer service or patient care experience, including, but not limited to, volunteering or other customer-facing experience, is preferred.
  • Licensure: CNA preferred; EMT preferred. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping/traveling, and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, cold, radiation, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.




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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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