Environmental Services Worker (Housekeeper) – Environmental Services
Dietary and Environmental Services
Eisenhower Medical Center
Rancho Mirage, CA
Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
Responsible for regular cleaning and general upkeep of patient, public and or office areas, and associated ancillary areas, such as nurse’s station, restrooms, treatment rooms, lounges, etc.
Department Director and Management team
Ages of Patients
Blood Borne Pathogens
Required: Must speak and read English
Preferred: Some previous housekeeping/janitorial experience
Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
Cleans occupied and discharged patient rooms
Cleans all associated ancillary areas of assigned patient care unit.
Responds to emergencies assigned by nursing, or through Environmental services Department.
Maintains adequate cleaning supplies to complete shift
Refills all paper and other supplies as needed
Cleans cart and closet at end of shift; Return all borrowed equipment
Notifies nursing supervisor as rooms are ready for new admissions
Notifies EVS department secretary of any maintenance concerns
Empties all sharps containers when 3/4 full.
Maintains assigned area in accordance to all departmental policies and procedures
Provides patient observation at the discretion of a nurse and communicates observations of patient condition changes to nurse.