Operating Room Patient Aide - 1.0 FTE

St. Peter's Hospital Helena, MT
JOB SUMMARY (overview of job): The ORPA provides support for the OR team including but not limited to: safe transfer and transport of patients to, from and in the OR and PACU, assists with positioning patient , obtaining and setting up equipment , room turn over, specimen delivery ,and other duties as assigned . Must be conscientious about surgical processes, following directions, and patient safety.

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE: Preferred six months in health care setting and /or working with patients. The ability to safely and ergonomically move equipment, patients and supplies. The ability to use a telephone, Vocera, and computer keyboard. Proficiency in reading and writing English.

EDUCATION. High school graduate or GED preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRY: BLS (Basic Life Support)