Community Health Systems Nursing Assitant - Surgical Services (Inpatient) 0.2 D/E/W in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


Assist the peri-operativecare team in many aspects of patient care, including but not limited to,patient care assistance, care of environment, transportation of patients, supplies/equipment,specimens, and blood products to, from, and within the surgical suite. Active member of the surgical team.


Must be a highschool graduate or have a GED certificate

Must possessskills and abilities to administer basic hands-on care to the patient in asurgery setting acquired through previous experience or in-house training. Mustbe knowledgeable regarding basic medical terminology and able to identify themany pieces of OR equipment. Must successfully complete the orientation programin the peri-operative services department. Ability to follow orders and perform within functional limitations ofjob. Communication skills, listeningabilities, ability to deal with stress, able to react to emergency and crisissituations, committed to quality of care. Commitment to quality care.

Certification notrequired, but encouraged.

Current BLS certification, must be completedprior to end of orientation period

Job: Inpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1735766