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at Orange Regional Medical Center

Posted: 10/4/2019
Job Reference #: 19171

Job Description

  • Job LocationUS-NY-Middletown
    Posted Date2 weeks ago(10/2/2019 11:56 AM)
    Job ID
    2019-19171
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Technicians
    Shift Type
    5 - AM Flex
    If Other - Shift Slot
    Days (Flex start 8a, 9a, 10a, 11a, 12p) Including rotating weekends and holidays
    FTE
    0.5
    Normal Working Schedule
    Days (Flex start 8a, 9a, 10a, 11a, 12p) Including rotating weekends and holidays
    Campus
    Orange Regional Medical Center
  • Overview

    The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (now known as Garnet Health) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Catskill Regional Medical Center, Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional and Orange Medical Groups and Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.

    Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Catskill Regional Medical Center - Harris, Catskill Regional Medical Center - Callicoon and Orange Regional Medical Center) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:

    Responsibilities

    Provides direct patient care to a specific group of patients under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Education:
    High School Diploma or equivalent;
    Ability to communicate with patients, visitors and staff both orally and in writing.

    Minimum Experience:
    Previous experience as Nursing Assistant or similar
    • Assists with toileting i.e. bedpan, commodes, urinals, incontinence care.
    • Proper body mechanics for transfers/ambulation.
    • Vital signs.
    Completion of phlebotomy course;
    • with at least 120 hours of clinical rotation in a medical arena OR
    • 75 hours of clinical rotation in a medical arena with one (1) year healthcare experience required OR
    • Five (5) years of continuous phlebotomy experience

    Required Certification/Registration:
    National Phlebotomy Certification required within 6 months.
    Completion of AHA – BLS Healthcare Provider Course – Current and On-going;
    Successful completion of Orientation program including classroom and clinical components;
    Validation of required performance skills.

    Required Training:

    Must attend hospital crisis training program within three (3) months of hire or transfer and annually thereafter.

    Physical Requirements:
    Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking. Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patient. Considerable reaching,
    stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching. Visual acuity and color discrimination is required. Ability to communicate effectively
    and to comprehend conversation. Must have manual dexterity and hand-to-eye coordination. Must anticipate unexpected
    movements by patients. Capable of working assigned hours at varied times during the day or night. Alertness required
    during all phases of work.

    Working Conditions:

    Contact with patients, department co-workers, nursing staff and physicians under wide variety of circumstances. Subject to odors from specimens, patients and chemicals. Exposure to infectious materials when handling specimens. Contact with major equipment and computer systems. Subject to varying and unpredictable situations and occasionally to irregular work hours

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