Mount Sinai Careers

Support Associate

New York, New York
Future Opportunities


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal!
 
Roles & Responsibilities: 
 
As an integral part of the team, the Support Associate is responsible for activities which support patient-focused care within the institution. These include: maintaining institution and patient rooms in a safe, clean and functional manner; transportation of patients, equipment or specimens; orders, receives and stores supplies.
 
  • Maintains institution and patient rooms in safe, clean and functional condition by completing sanitary and housekeeping tasks in a timely manner and according to established procedures.
  • Performs emergency clean-up of housekeeping tasks according to established procedures.
  • Transports patients on stretchers or wheelchairs and / or transports specimens, equipment and patient belongings per established procedures.
  • Monitors, reports and corrects, as appropriate, any unsafe or dysfunctional condition(s). Initiates and follows up on requisitions for maintenance and/or repair.
  • Maintains in-wall cabinet stock at par level. Initiates and follows up on requisitions for equipment and supplies. 
  • Obtains charts and test order requests according to established procedures.
 
 
Requirements:
  • Education:  High School Diploma / GED Required 
 
 
Strength Through Diversity
 
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
 
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 
 
Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 
 
Who We Are
 
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
 
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans