Clinical Associate Surgical Services (CA) - Operating Room

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 156606-1A
Date Posted: Jul 31, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.

 

About the Job

Working under the direction of nursing, contributes to the Hospital’s mission to care, to heal, and to excel in service to our community by assisting the surgical services team in preparing rooms, transporting patients and performing other functions to optimize the efficiency of the Operating Room department.  This clinical-support position has an impact on reducing patient harm by thoroughly cleaning rooms between procedures and on patient satisfaction by professionally and empathetically supporting patients as they enter the surgical environment and on minimizing turnaround times. 

Education/Experience

  • Required: High school diploma or G.E.D.  
  • Preferred: Certified Nursing Assistant or a nursing student with completion of two (2) clinical rotations or equivalent education or one (1) year clinical care experience

Other Skills/Knowledge:

Preferred:

  • Basic computer skills
  • Knowledge of surgical equipment and procedures              

Licenses, Registrations, Certifications:  

  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Life Support Certification Required: Basic Life Support 

Shift

Full time, days

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.