The chief objective of this position:
To supports the Operating Room staff by preparing case carts, maintaining supplies and equipment, and maintaining a safe and functional environment for all age groups.
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:
AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent
6 months – 1 year working in an Operating Room environment strongly preferred
Knowledge of surgical instrumentation and supplies preferred.
Organizational skills and ability to multitask.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Education/training REQUIRED: (Note: work experience may be considered in lieu of credentials not required by law with HR approval. Work experience must be specific to role)
Completion of state recognized CNA program; or
Completion of first semester junior year in an accredited BSN program dependent upon school curriculum or
VCU/MCV BSN students - completion of sophomore year, Nursing 201, 202, 261 or
Accredited Associate Degree and Diploma programs - completion of first year or a minimum of two semesters of basic nursing courses.
Specialty areas e.g. pediatrics, women`s health, psychiatry may require completion of a clinical
rotation in that area; or
Completion of EMT program; or
Completion of medical assistant program; or
One (1) year of medical assistant work experience within the last three (3) years; or
One (1) year of care partner or equivalent work experience within the last three (3) years; or
One (1) year of military corpsman experience within the last three (3) year
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.