OR Work Attendant (Transport) - Operating Room

City of Hope

Irvine, CA

Job posting number: #7136413 (Ref:10020650)

Posted: March 27, 2023

Salary / Pay Rate: $20.50 - $26.79 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

About City of Hope

City of Hope's mission is to deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today. Founded in 1913,City of Hopehas grown into one of the largest cancer research and treatment organizations in the U.S. and one of the leading research centers for diabetes and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope research has been the basis fornumerous breakthrough cancer medicines, as well as human synthetic insulin and monoclonal antibodies. With an independent, National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center at its core, City of Hope brings a uniquely integrated model to patients spanning cancer care, research and development, academics and training, and innovation initiatives. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, andtreatment facilities in Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. City of Hope’s affiliated family of organizations includesTranslational Genomics Research InstituteandAccessHopeTM. For more information about City of Hope, follow us onFacebook,Twitter,YouTube,InstagramandLinkedIn.

City of Hope’s commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We believe diversity, equity and inclusion is key in serving our mission to provide compassionate patient care, drive innovative discovery, and advance vital education focused on eliminating cancer and diabetes in all of our communities. Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion ensures we bring the full range of skills, perspectives, cultural backgrounds and experiences to our work -- and that our teams align with the people we serve in order to build trust and understanding. We are dedicated to fostering a community that embraces diversity - in ideas, backgrounds and perspectives; this is reflected in our work and represented in our people.

Position Summary

Responsible for the safe and timely transfer and positioning of patients within periop, the transport and set up of supplies and equipment, the transport of specimens and items, within the Lennar Foundation Cancer Center. Patients will be transported within periop, within the CC and also to discharge areas. Will assist in other departmental functions/duties as needed or directed to assure safe, effective, efficient, and speedy patient care.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Transports patients (gurney, wheelchair and ambulette) to and from nursing units, ancillary departments, and to discharge as requested.
  • Assists personnel in moving patients to or from beds, chairs, wheelchairs, etc. and positioning patients under the direction of nurses or physicians.
  • Transports supplies, medical records, x-rays, equipment, specimens, mail, reports, and other materials, in response to instruction, direction, or page.
  • Maintains inventory supplies levels on patient/nursing units. Plays an active role in supply inventory, restocking and gathering supplies and equipment.
  • Transports full, empty, and used medical gas cylinders, making sure the appropriate tank is placed in the appropriate place.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:

Minimum Education: High School or equivalent; Experience may substitute for minimum education requirements

Minimum Experience: One year in a similar position or aide position with similar experience and background in a perioperative setting.

Required Certification/Licensure:

  • CPR Training/Certificate or obtained within two weeks of hire
  • Current Driver’s license

Preferred education experience and skills:

  • Understands basic sterile techniques, aseptic technique and clean processes. Understands basic medical terminology.

Additional Information:

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $20.50 - $26.79 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7136413 (Ref:10020650)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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