Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible under the direct supervision of nursing staff to perform the essential duties to assist patient care providers in the care of Perioperative patients.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED required. BLS for Healthcare Provider certification required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Ability to read, comprehend and follow simple verbal and written instructions required. Simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specification, schedules and the use of adjustable measuring instruments required. Basic computer skills and familiarity with inventory equipment, transport devises and basic OR equipment required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 6 months of patient care experience preferred. CNA preferred.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*: Able to stand/walk frequently. Able to lift/carry 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-50 lbs occasionally. Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally. Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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