THEATRE ASSISTANT (1)

General Summary

The Theatre Assistant will assist in SMC procedures, ensure infection prevention protocols, clean, disinfect and sterilise Theatre equipment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist circumcision processes in theatre, conduct follow up of clients and ensure documentation.
  • Support cleaning and sterilization of all theatre linen including patient gowns, theatre gowns and drapes.
  • Work with the sterilization nurse in Collecting, cleaning, disinfecting, packing and sterilizing surgical instruments and linen.
  • Under supervision of the site team leader, ensure infection prevention and health care waste SOPs are adhered to and, that the minimum standards of SMC are adhered to.
  • Regularly clean the theatre environment and it surroundings at the site and in circumcision outreaches as guided by MoH standards.
  • Management of theatre waste using segregation systems as guided by MoH infection control SOPs.
  • Manage the disposal of theatre waste as guided by MoH infection control SOPs.
  • Ensure proper Cleaning, disinfecting, packing and sterilisation of surgical instruments.
  • Work with the team to ensure the set VMMC targets are met in accordance with guidelines.

Person Specification

  • Minimum requirement is a certificate in a health related discipline
  • Basic training and understanding of key infection prevention requirements in a health care setting.


More Details
TASX001
1
Paidha HCIII
Full-time
1 Years
SITE TEAM LEADER
2023-10-17 12:59:07.000

TASX001
1
Paidha HCIII
Full-time
1 Years

SITE TEAM LEADER
2023-10-17 12:59:07.000

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