Lawrence General Hospital PPE Champion (Personal Protective Equipment) Temporary in Lawrence, Massachusetts
This is a Temporary Position for 3-5 months with the possibility going Temp-Perm.
The PPE Champion is charged with distribution and maintenance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to hospital staff, as well as educating staff on best practice for PPE, and performing N95 mask fit testing and sanitation. This person rounds on the units to monitor appropriate PPE use, serves as an education resource for staff, and participates as an active member of PPE Task Force for the hospital. The PPE Champion is responsible for monitoring inventory levels within the PPE Depot, as well as within other departments and free-standing carts throughout the building, organizing supplies within the designated areas. This person must be able to effectively and professionally communicate with all levels of hospital staff and leadership.
Skills & Requirements
High School Diploma required; Associates Degree and/or healthcare certification such as LPN, Medical Assistant, EMT or CNA preferred.
Minimum 3-5 years prior experience in a healthcare environment required
Prior knowledge of infection control and standard precautions preferred
Strong interpersonal skills and customer service experience
Must be able to work independently
Must be able to follow procedures and protocols, identify areas for process improvement, and maintain compliance and accountability
This position requires the ability to stand for long periods of time
Lawrence General Hospital is a private, non-profit community hospital providing the Merrimack Valley & southern New Hampshire regions with patient-centered, compassionate and quality health care for the whole family. For over 140 years, the dedicated doctors, nurses, and staff of Lawrence General have been committed to improving the health of the people and communities we serve.
LGH offers competitive pay, a robust benefit package, generous paid time off and free parking. Bilingual candidates encouraged to apply! We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce