Nursing Attendant - #1672144
University of Tennessee Medical Center
Facilitates the transport of the patient to and from the OR under the direction of the scheduling team leader. Assists the OR staff in assuring proper patient positioning, delivering lab work, preparing blood products, and performs cleaning of the OR suites as needed.
Assists with transporting, moving and positioning of patients to OR from other nursing areas as assigned
Positions patients for surgical procedure under supervision of RN and physician
Cleans stretchers after each patient
Maintains cleanliness in OR and cross-contamination between patients
Maintains stock supplies
Transports lab samples to lab
Follows safety guidelines and maintains patient privacy and teaches others the same
High School diploma or GED; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.