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Perioperative Assistant- OBGYN HUP

Job ID: 137684
Clinical Support
FT
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Jun 7, 2022

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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) Reproductive Surgical Facility is looking for a Perioperative Assistant to join the team in a fast paced ambulatory surgery setting. In this role, you will support pre-operative nursing and perioperative operations to facilitate safe patient care and flow through perioperative services. The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities: Operating room set up and clean up, instrument processing, sterile technique, stocking of supplies, scanning of charts with weekday and weekend work required.

The Perioperative Assistant is an integral member of the health care team who delivers quality care through collaboration and communication with team members in the Peri-Op area. They work under the direct supervision of the registered nurse to support and assist the nurse in the delivery of quality care to patients and families.

Ability to communicate clearly and professionally. This role emphasizes strong attention to detail, communication/listening skills, decision making and analytical abilities. This professional will also be a resource and utilize other resources when needed by members of the team. High regard for confidentiality and maintaining patient safety is essential.



High school graduate, one year perioperative experience or clinical equivalent (medical assistant) preferred-move this to preferred experience.




We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

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We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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