Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Plans, organizes, supervises, coordinates and controls the activities of the Environmental Services Department. This position performs cleaning duties in the hospital facilities in order to keep it in a clean and orderly condition.
Develops and applies the standards of quality and productivity.
Clean patient rooms, restrooms, lounges, offices, corridors, walls and windows daily or as scheduled.
Vacuum, sweep, mop floors; replace paper and soap produces in restrooms, clean mirrors, sinks and toilets, etc.
Operate various types of equipment and machinery to include vacuums, hand trucks, and mini-extractors.
Collect and remove trash from buildings each day.
Inspects and evaluates physical condition of the hospital.
Submits recommendations to management for painting, repairs, furnishings, relocation of equipment and reallocation of space.
Periodically inventories equipment and supplies.
Investigates new and improved cleaning equipment, methods and supplies and communicates information to employees.
Ensures linen supply is clean and that there is an adequate supply available at all times.
Reviews linen usage statistics and maintains loss and cost controls.
Properly hires, orients, trains, evaluates and disciplines housekeeping personnel within established policy.
Schedules personnel to ensure proper coverage of the hospital.
Develops orientation and ongoing training programs for the hospital and department personnel.
Serves on the hospital Safety Committee and Hazardous Materials and Waste Subcommittee.
Participates in information management, performance improvement and infection control programs.
Ensures compliance with JCAHO, federal, state and local regulations and standards.
Prepares and submits reports as requested by Administration.
Report any malfunctions and maintenance problems. Perform minor repairs such as changing light bulbs as needed.
Stays current in area of Environmental Services through continuing education conferences, professional journals and societies.
Other duties as assigned.
Adheres to dress code, appearance is neat and clean.
Maintains regulatory requirements, including all state, federal and Joint Commission regulations.
Maintains and ensures patient confidentiality at all times.
Reports to work on time and as scheduled.
Wears identification while on duty.
Completes annual education requirements.
Works at maintaining a good rapport and a cooperative working relationship with physicians, departments and staff.
Represents the organization in a positive and professional manner.
Complies with policies and procedures regarding department operations, fire, safety, infection control and emergency management.
Complies with all organizational policies regarding ethical business practices.
Communicates the mission, ethics and goals of the hospital, as well as the focus statement of the department.
Bachelor's degree (BA) from four (4) year college or university preferred; or at least two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
Additional languages preferred.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent presentation skills.
Basic computer knowledge/skills .
Job : Housekeeping/Environmental Services Primary Location : IN-Greenwood-Indianapolis South IRF Organization : 4089 - Indianapolis South IRF