Operating Room Assistant

MaineHealth | Portland, ME

Posted Date 6/12/2019
Description
  • Position Summary
    • Performs direct and indirect patient care in the Perioperative setting and assists in maintaining a clean and safe environment.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • High School Diploma or equivalent with two years work experience required.
    • Ability to anticipate, prioritize and coordinate work in a high stress, fast paced environment required.
      • Which involves responding to emergency situations and tight schedules.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills preferred.
    • Basic computer knowledge helpful.
    • Willing to work on rotating shifts.
    • Requires 3 to 6 weeks of on the job training in order to become familiar with:
      • Physical plant and operating room procedures including
      • Principles of asepsis
      • Operation of OR beds and equipment
      • Case cart checking procedures
      • Names of surgical instruments and equipment
      • Safe handling of O2 tanks.
Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Industry
Healthcare

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