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Operating Room Assistant- Surgery Center

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Egg Harbor, NJ 08232
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AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Egg Harbor Twp, NJ



REQ_NUM: 09-27384

Department: AtlantiCare Surgery Center LLC

Hours Per Week 37.5

Holidays Required? No

Job Category: Nursing Support

Location: Egg Harbor Twp

Weekends Required? No

The Surgery Center Operating Room Assistant assists the surgical team during operating procedures under the direction of the Team Lead/Registered Nurse.

Duties include assisting RN Circulators and Surgical Techs with room cleaning and set up. The Assistant also assists with moving and positioning the patient as directed by the Team Lead /Surgical Registered Nurse and transporting patients and equipment.

The Assistant regularly communicates observations and data collection to the Team Lead/DON.

The Assistant assists customers in a friendly, prompt, caring manner, always maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and respect. This position works as part of the care team to meet the needs of the customer and to support team objectives, assisting other team members when necessary. This position also assists with the stocking of facility, maintaining inventory in designated areas and picking supplies for procedures.

The Assistant works as part of the care team to meet the needs of the customer and to support departmental objectives. The Assistant provides quality customer service, participates in performance improvement efforts and assumes responsibility for professional growth and development.

EDUCATION: High School diploma or equivalent required. LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: BLS required.
EXPERIENCE: Applicants will be trained appropriately and skill will be required within 30-60 days of hire/transfer. Ability to speak and write English Language required. Bilingual preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology helpful. Previous surgical and/or case preparation experience preferred. Interpersonal skills required to effectively communicate with other team members. Candidates for this position must demonstrate the ability to be flexible, set priorities, solve problems and use good judgment in difficult situations. Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.

Demonstrates the competencies as listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.
Potential for exposure to the hazards of the hospital environment, such as exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous waste, and potential injury.
Position requires considerable standing, reaching and walking. Requires the ability to lift up to 60 lbs. Requires good hand/eye coordination and finger/hand dexterity, as well as good visual and hearing acuity.
Essential functions of this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

This position reports to department leadership.
The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the


Posted: 2021-05-18 Expires: 2021-06-19

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