Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 2,000 team members. The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as high performing in orthopaedics and two adult procedures/conditions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and lung cancer surgery. #DukeRaleighJobs
Performs routine manual housekeeping work clea ning areas within a DUHSentity.
Empty trash.Clean, mop, scrub, sweep or vacuum floors, stairways, and halls.Cl ean, wash, dust, or polish hardware, brass, furniture, mirrors,bedside l ighting fixtures, vents, radiators, and exteriors of cabinetsand equipme nt.Clean patient rooms and/or offices thoroughly by mopping floors, wash ingfurniture, scrubbing plastic cushions, frames and cleaning and washin gbathroom fixtures and walls.Clean drinking fountains, ice-making machin esand sand urns; cleanblinds with damp cloth or vacuum.Report repairs ne eded to supervisors including broken or cracked windowpanes, leaky fauce ts, toilets, loose tiles, broken blinds and damagedfurniture.Follow all universal precautions, blood borne pathogen procedures anduse personal p rotective equipment as needed while cleaning patient careareas.May dust mop, wax and buff floors and shampoos carpets.May be required to perform'Seven Step' cleaning of all surgical areas,wall cleaning, machine scru bbing of floors (no finish) and related taskswith particular attention t ospecialized needs in the surgical area.Perform related duties as assign ed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of basic housekeeping and cleaning proceduresAbility to maintain a highs tandard of cleanliness and odor control inwork areaAbility to read, writ e and follow direct written and oral instructionsAbility to integrate age-appropriate response to the specific needs ofthe patient and visitorAb ility to maintain effective working relationships with other employees p>
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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