Penn Medicine PRN Perioperative Assistant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

PRN Perioperative Assistant

  • Job ID :75815

  • Job Category: Clinical Support

  • Specialty Area: Clinical Support

  • Primary Shift: Day

  • Work Schedule: Part Time Day Shift

  • Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

  • Location: Philadelphia, PA

  • Address: 59 N 39th St

  • Education Required: Per Position Description

  • Experience Required: Per Position Description

  • Employment Type: Part Time Regular 20+ hrs/wk

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Position Description :

The Perioperative Assistant assumes the responsibility for logistical and environmental functions in the operating room. Skills in cleaning operating rooms and other interior and exterior areas of the operating room. Ability to operate different types of cleaning equipment. Understanding of collecting and transporting hazardous waste. Familiarity with the safe usage of different types of chemicals. Transport patient to and from the operating room. Transport and safe handling of blood products and surgical specimens. Ability to work independently and work in a team. Able to respond quickly in emergency situations.

Minimum Requirements :

High School diploma or equivalent. Previous hospital experience preferred.

Additional Information :

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

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We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.