Stage case carts for each room adjacent to assigned core and ensure all necessary supplies and instruments not sent from Central Supply/Sterile Processing are picked and available on the case cart in cooperation with Team Leaders, Circulators, and Surgical Technicians.
Maintain proper inventory and organization of instruments, peel packs, and sterile supplies during shift in cooperation with Central Supply/Sterile Processing.
Return unused supplies and instruments that are not stocked in core to appropriate department.
Answer core phones and provide support to rooms as necessary with procurement of supplies and instruments during cases.
Coordinate with charge RN and Sterile Processing with changes or add-ons in schedule.
Consult with surgical technicians and circulators with the preparation of case carts and rooms (i.e. holds, opens, additional last minute items, etc).
At end of shift organizes core, returns non-core inventory to respective departments, and gives hand-off report to either Charge RN or appropriate Team Leader.
Ensure a cleared cart is accessible to OR rooms by closing of case and placed directly outside OR room or push cart into room. Ensure completed case cart for next case is placed outside of room for quick set-up. Actively monitor elevator to retrieve and deliver items to rooms or other OR areas.
Supports the vision, mission and values of the organization in all respects.
Supports Value Improvement Practice (VIP- Lean) principles of continuous improvement with energy and enthusiasm, functioning as a champion of change.
Provides and maintains a safe environment for caregivers, patients and guests.
Conducts all activities with the highest standards of professionalism and confidentiality. Complies with all applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures, supporting the organization’s corporate integrity efforts by acting in an ethical and appropriate manner, reporting known or suspected violation of applicable rules, and cooperating fully with all organizational investigations and proceedings.
Delivers customer service and/or patient care in a manner that promotes goodwill, is timely, efficient and accurate.
May perform additional duties of similar complexity within the organization, as required or assigned.