Hill-Rom Holding, Inc. Medical Equipment Service Associate 1st shift ft. in Saint Louis, Missouri
Company is a $2.8B leading worldwide manufacturer and provider of medical technologies and related services for the health care industry, including patient support systems, safe mobility and handling solutions, non-invasive therapeutic products for a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions, medical equipment rentals, surgical products and information technology solutions. Company 's comprehensive product and service offerings are used by health care providers across the health care continuum and around the world in hospitals, extended care facilities and home care settings to enhance the safety and quality of patient care.DescriptionJOB SUMMARY:Provide excellent customer service while conducting contracted services in conjunction with both Asset Advantage contracted activities, as well as ensuring product readiness for patient utilization for a wide range ofHill-Rom beds and surfaces. This position requires direct customer and patient contact and will include patient transfers. Product readiness involves cleaning and preparing equipment for use once it has been returned to inventory. This position also utilizes a PC based computer system to track medical equipment throughout a healthcare facility or facilities.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Otherduties may be assigned:Safety and Compliance * Participate in all safety meetings.* Demonstrate a pro-active approach towards safety and health in compliance with all company,governmental and customer regulations in the areas of HAZCOM, ECP/ICP, Joint Commission, HIPAA, substance abuse/drug free workplace, Standards of EthicalBusiness Conduct, back safety and patient transfer protocols and maintenance of a clean/safe work environment.* Successfully complete all required safety and compliance learning modules on a timely basis.* Complete all medical testing in a timely manner.* Sustain a clean and safe work environment, including 5S activities.* Identify safety concerns and correct as necessary.* Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds using appropriate processes, including proper safety and ergonomic procedures.* Comprehend all training material provided and follow all SOPs.Equipment Management and Maintenance * Ability to move and maneuver Company products within healthcare facilities unassisted using appropriate processes and safety techniques.* Conduct daily verification rounds and perform equipment decontamination procedures according to company and customer guidelines.* Ability to assist nursing staff in transferring patients from existing beds onto Company products or interim stretchers.* Participate in delivery and retrieval of oxygen tanks site specific for tank programsand/or equipment to and from designated areas throughout the health carefacility.* Maintain inventory of specialty gases and place vendor orders when needed tank programs only.* Proper utilization and maintenance of facilities and product being managed.* Assist with tracking and pulling assets due for preventative maintenance.* Responsible for the completion of day to day activities assigned.* Identify and communicate problems to management or Asset Coordinator.Repair andMaintenance * Ability to troubleshoot and complete minor repairs to Company products to correct problems pertaining to electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, orcosmetic features, unassisted.* Ability to perform routine cleaning and maintenance procedures on various Company products.* Ability to perform pre-installation maintenance, including 'preventive maintenance' and 'before patient inspection' and modification procedures on various Hill-Romproducts, unassisted, to include:Employer's Job# 71285281Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.