Environmental Associate - Housekeeping Full-Time
Location:
Fort Pierce , Florida
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
00102-7547
Environmental Services Associate, PRN
Housekeeping Department
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL



Facility Description:
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 365-bed acute care hospital. Home to the Treasure Coast Level II Trauma Center, it provides life-saving care for patients with critical injuries from St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Martin counties. Specialty services include a full range of cardiac care from diagnostics to open-heart surgery, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Behavioral Health, an Inpatient Physical Rehabilitation Center as well as the only Mazor Robotics Program that provides highly-accurate, minimally-invasive surgery for complex spinal cases.

In 2014, Children's Services expanded, a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the new Pediatric ER opened. These dedicated services for the smallest and the sickest children provide quality, child-friendly care, close to home.

Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as a Top Performer and a Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood is the only hospital on the Treasure Cost with a Truven Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital designation and CARF Accreditation.

At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, patients come first - no matter what!

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

Benefits:
We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.

Position Summary

The EVS Team Member works under the direction of EVS Management and performs the following general duties as assigned:

  • Provides cleaning services as directed with consideration for Patients, their family and friends
  • Demonstrates understanding and respect for the personal dignity and values of all patients and visitors
  • Ensures compliance with all required process and procedural steps
  • Adheres to Infection Control policies and procedures,
  • Maintains a clean and safe patient environment at all times
  • Promotes efficient performance of all the EVS required duties.
  • Follows all hospital and departmental policies and procedures related to the housekeeping function.
  • Reads, understands and follows manufacturer's directions, complies with MSDS requirements, and follows Supervisor's, Director's or manufacturer's representative's additional directions, as appropriate for all chemicals and equipment used, both for personal safety, the safety of others and the protection of objects being cleaned.



Qualifications:
Qualifications:
  • Ability to read, write, and converse in English required
  • High School or GED preferred
  • One (1) year experience in Healthcare Environmental Services preferred
  • Ability to work in environments containing human blood and body fluids required
  • Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately with patients, visitors, co-workers and management required
  • Ability to comprehend and deliver highest possible standards of customer service required
  • Sufficient knowledge, skill and dexterity to access and interface with computers and other digital systems required

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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