Kosciusko Community Hospital
Healthcare and Human Services
- Surgery Aide
Accurately prepares routine supplies and equipment by utilizing preference cards required for surgical procedure. Orders and maintains the PAR levels of supplies from Central Supply, Material Management, Cardiopulmonary and Housekeeping departments. Reports malfunction of equipment, supplies, accidents, or incidents to the Surgery Manager. Operates Steris V-116 PreVac Steam Sterilizer and other equipment for processing sterile supplies.
Reads daily Attest and records results; reports any negative reading to OR Manager.
Organizes and conducts biannual inventory. Assists surgical staff in OR suite turnover, including removal of trash, mopping, initial decontamination of instruments.
Organizes assigned work area to assure neatness and cleanliness. Maintains strong working relationship with Materials Management, and Central Processing. Assists Central Processing in set assembly, preparing count sheets and sterilization of instruments.
Obtains equipment information / quotes that allow for purchase of new equipment. Sends equipment for repair. When needed, obtains equipment for specialty procedures that is not owned by KCH.
- HS Diploma Required