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Company: Avita Health System
Location: Galion, OH
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Avita Health System currently operates three major healthcare facilities and 31 clinic locations throughout North Central Ohio. Within the last three years, the system has tripled in size branching out into ten communities throughout the region. There are over 1,800 employees and 110 employed member multispecialty group of physicians and advanced practitioners that provide these communities with optimal, high-quality healthcare. In 2015, Avita has received a national award, placing them in the top 10 percent nationally in customer service.

Avita Health System continues to grow, and with our expansion we have various open positions in our Bucyrus, Galion and Ontario locations.

We are currently accepting resumes & applications for the following position, located at our Galion, Ohio location:

JOB SUMMARY
Cleans all areas of the organization (hospital, physician clinics, etc.) by performing the following duties.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Performs all assigned tasks in a professional manner in order to reflect the highest integrity of the Environmental Services Department.

2. Performs routine cleaning of patient rooms, nursing units, offices, and clinical areas, waiting areas, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators and stairways in a clean, neat and sanitary manner.

3. Must be able to clean areas that may be highly infectious and use all proper PPE and safety precautions.

4. Ability to work in an environment with exposure to dust, cleaning chemicals, and other conditions related to a medical environment.

5. Ability to follow all infection control practices including handwashing techniques, standard precautions and isolation precautions.

6. Ability to appropriately dispose of medical waste products such as syringes, hand gloves, face masks, etc

7. Transports trash and hazardous waste to appropriate disposal area.

8. Ability to respond to emergencies in relations to a hospital environment.

9. Understand proper cleaning techniques for blood or other bodily fluids and disinfect area of contact.

10. Understands proper cleaning protocols of areas, rooms or offices exposed to bed bugs, fleas, or other insects.

11. Utilizes the appropriate chemicals and supplies according to procedure.

12. Uses and maintains equipment properly.

13. Ability to arm and disarm clinic alarm systems.

14. Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.

15. Assists visitors with directions.

16. Always introduces self to patients, families and visitors.

17. Reports safety hazards as appropriate.

18. Replenishes supplies.

19. Completes work assignments in a timely manner.

20. Maintains set quality standards when performing job duties.

21. Works day, evening or night shift as assigned.

22. Ability to do work on his/her own with little or no direct supervision.

23. Observes safety precautions at all times.

24. Assure that no small or sharp objects or tools that may injure patients or visitors will be left out.

25. Cleaning carts must not be left unattended.

26. Environmental Services closets must remain locked at all times.

27. Maintain adequate lighting for good visibility.

28. Keep hallways and pathways clear of debris, cleaning equipment and tools.

29. Performs other duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be able to successfully complete an Essential Function Test (EFT) prior to employment.
PREFERRED:
• High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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