Duke Regional Hospital Duke Regional Hospital offers the personal touch and hometown feel of a community hospital while serving as an essential arm of internationally recognized Duke University Health System. Duke Regional has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties for more than 45 years. To be successful at caring for our community and have a strong reputation among patients who seek our care, we have 3,500 team members who work together to provide exceptional, compassionate and equitable healthcare 24/7. We are a place of learning and acceptance for team members just starting their careers, as well as an institution of family culture and professional development for employees who have served for decades in our hospital units.Duke Regional has 388 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services. We also offer care at our Duke Rehabilitation Institute, Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center, Duke Ambulatory Surgery Center Arringdon, Health Services Center, and Duke Behavioral Health Center North Durham. In fiscal year 2021, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 16,422 patients, performed 18,152 surgeries and welcomed 2,673 babies into the world. U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #9 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2021-22. The Human Rights Campaign consistently names us a Healthcare Equality Leader, and we are a Joint Commission-accredited and Magnet-designated hospital.
Perform major cleaning of floors (including both hard surfaces andcarpet) and major wall cleaning, in accordance with the standardprocedures.
Scrub floors to r emove all soil and finish to base offloor material.Remove splash marks from baseboards, walls and doors.Refinish floor to glossy, depth shine.S hampoo and remove spots from carpeted floor areas.Assist in cleaning of emergency spills observed or upon request.Maintain assigned equipment fo rcleanliness and report the need forrepairs to equipment, furniture, bu ilding and fixtures.Assist in maintaining main housekeeping storage area in a clean manner.Perform necessary wall washing tasks as assigned.Move furniture on a non-routine basis as assigned.Follow all universal preca utions, bloodborne pathogen procedures anduses personal protective equip ment as needed while cleaning patient careareas.May be required to bleac h rubber floors as needed.May be required to assist with the removal of trash, soiled linen andbio-medical waste.Perform related duties as assig ned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of and proficiency in the practices and procedures of floorrefinishing and wal l washingKnowledge of the equipment and chemicals used in floor refinish ingAbility to read, write and follow direct written and oral instruction sAbility to integrate age-appropriate response to the specific needs oft he patient and visitorAbility to maintain effective working relationship s with other employees
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
If required to drive a DUHS vehicle, must have a valid N. C. driver's license in their possession and a good driving record.
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