The SPA position has the responsibility of distributing and delivering materials, supplies and equipment as well as loading/unloading and packing/unpacking materials, supplies and equipment. It will also include the cleaning of Medical equipment.
Fairview Ridges Hospital is a 150-bed facility, offering the most advanced emergency, surgery, orthopedic and children's care. We have also been named a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery and a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
Receive, deliver, replenish, clean and maintain supplies/equipment/linen/forms including: stat room, patient rooms, inventory locations, and other areas, as appropriate.
Assist with maintaining adequate inventory levels of equipment and supplies.
Understanding of inventory control concepts with the ability to calculate par levels and adjust levels as necessary.
Coordinate the delivery of items arriving at the dock.
Assemble, apply/remove, and properly tag/transmit, and log into computer.
Assure that excess inventory in totes is accounted for, documented, and properly routed. Perform gross decontamination of instruments, clean, rinse, and properly route utensils.
Decontaminate and clean patient care equipment such as, but not limited to: IV pumps' sequential compression devices; syringe pumps, warmers, respiratory care equipment, blood pressure apparatus, walkers, commodes, orthopedic apparatus, case carts, etc.
Answer telephones as needed.
Other duties as requested and required.
6 months of comparable materials or related experience.
Must have the ability to bend, reach, stand and lift a maximum of 75 pounds.
The qualified applicant must have excellent customer service, good communication skills with follow through and be able to establish priorities
Must be able to operate a computer for supply requests, equipment requests, equipment tracking, and productivity reporting.
Applicant should also be able to learn quickly, follow directions and work independently.
1-3 years health care related experience, extensive knowledge of medical hardware/software, medical supplies through formal education channels.
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.