Washington Regional Medical Center is our region's only locally
governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. Our
system includes a 425-bed acute care hospital located in the heart
of Fayetteville supported by our clinic system - including primary,
specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest
Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported
and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique
employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which
we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a
firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the
health of people in communities we serve through compassionate,
high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest
Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to
Values:trong> To treat others - patients and their families,
visitors, physicians, and each other - as we would want to be
The OR attendant is primarily responsible for environmental
sanitation within the Surgery Services area, patient transport, and
duties related to maintaining inventory, transporting and storing
medications, ordering and stocking supplies. Other duties include
anesthesia aide, assisting the clinical staff within the OR by
helping to position patients, and acting as a runner for supplies,
specimens, blood, medications, etc. as needed. This position has
daily exposure to body fluids and moderate exposure to radiation
and communicable diseases. The majority of time is spent standing
and/or walking short distances (at least 60% of work time), with
frequent lifting, carrying and pushing/pulling of up to 100 lbs.
(up to 40% of work time).
CPR (may be completed within 90 days of hire)
Specific Educational and Skill Competencies Required
Effective communication skills and the ability to follow written
and verbal instructions are required. Successful completion of high
school studies or a GED, is required. A basic knowledge of asepsis
and standard precautions is required and/or must be attained within
90 days of employment.