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Pulmonary Equipment Aide (FT/Evenings)


Summary

This Pulmonary Equipment Aide position is for a 1.0 FTE Evening Shift. 40 hours per week/80 hours per pay period between the hours of 1400 - 2200 Monday through Friday. No weekend or holiday requirement.

Job Description

Job Title:  Pulmonary Equipment Aide

This position is located in Lancaster, PA

Full-time, 1.0, 80 hours per two weeks working evening shift, 2:00pm-10:00pm Monday through Friday, no weekends or holidays.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Pulmonary Equipment section cleans and processes equipment in the Department of Pulmonary Medicine.  Responsible for the inventory control and distribution of supplies and medical gases.  Performs preventive maintenance and quality assurance procedures on respiratory therapy equipment.  Maintains inventory management system and works collaboratively with Materials Management

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Under the direction of the Department of Pulmonary Medicine leadership, supports all aspects of Respiratory Care Services regarding equipment, supplies, and non-labor resources.

  • Cleans and processes used and contaminated respiratory therapy equipment as per policy.  Inventories and distributes medical gasses as required.  Ensures compressed gas is safely supplied to all patient care areas as required.

  • Maintains appropriate levels of supplies and equipment in the department and critical care storage areas.  Also, maintains and replaces pulmonary supplies on the Medical/Surgical floors.

  • Performs preventive maintenance and quality assurance activities on equipment.

  • Performs daily checking of compressed gas as requested by the Department of Pulmonary Medicine.  Responsible for the ordering and changing of gas cylinders for the banks as well as other cylinder gases.

  • Confers with respiratory care leadership regarding technical assistance and guidance on performance of QAPI activities.

  • Provides orientation of the equipment section to new employees, respiratory therapy students, and student nurses as necessary.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma or equivalent (GED).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

One to two (1 - 2) years experience in health care setting.

  • Disclaimer: This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards. The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates, and should not be considered absolute. The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross-trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole. Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely. 

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    • Benefits At A Glance:   

      PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees: 

      · 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences 

      · Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays 

      · Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials 

      · Health, Dental and Vision Coverage 

      · Short-Term and Long-Term Disability 

      · Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching 

      · Child Care Subsidies 

      · Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes 

      Disclaimer 

      PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law. 

      Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means. #LI-MD1

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes

Disclaimer

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

 

Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 11/09/2022