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Providence Health & Services Perioperative Aide 1 in Medford, Oregon


Providence is calling a Perioperative Aide 1 to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR. This is a full-time day/evening shift position with varying hours (8 hour shifts, 5 days per week). You will also participate in the team's standby/call rotation.

In this position, you will:

  • Assists with patient care as directed by RN. This may include transporting patients, assisting with patient admission, care, transfer, and discharge.

  • Assists RN to provide appropriate environment, equipment, transport devices, and supplies according to age, size, weight and condition of patient.

  • Reports all observations concerning patients to RN.

  • Utilizes infection control principles, maintains orderly, clean, safe environment. May utilize Aseptic Technique, while performing duties.

  • Support department as needed by ordering and organization of forms, and by maintaining stock levels.

  • Assists with changeover activities.

  • May be requested to cross train and to assist with orientation of perioperative assistants.

  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork, by contributing to the team to meet department needs, offering assistance to others, carrying fair share of the workload, and coordinating patient care with other members of the team.

  • Contributes to resolving conflict. Utilizes problem-solving skills to promote a positive work environment and seeks assistance in resolving conflict when needed.

  • Demonstrates department accountability; contributes to and attends department staff and/or education meetings; participates in department projects or committees; uses downtime productively.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within the orientation period

  • Basic computer skills may be required

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Recent healthcare and/or operating room experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 247459