Garnet Health (formerly Greater Hudson Valley Health System,) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Garnet Health Doctors, Garnet Health Foundation and Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.
Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills (Harris and Callicoon, NY) and Garnet Health Medical Center (Middletown, NY) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:
Assures a clean, safe, attractive environment for patients, employees and visitors. Clean and sanitizes room, furnishings and assigned work areas according to established policies and procedures
Ability to read and comprehend infection control postings and hazardous chemical warnings, as well as write and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to read and write English and understand oral instructions. One month on the job training. Health care and Hospital experience preferred.
Minimum Education: Grammar School or its equivalent. Ability to read and write English and understand oral instructions.
Minimum Experience: One month on the job training
Required Certification/Registration: N/A
Physical Demands: Extensive Standing and Walking. Other Physical movements required such as climbing, bending, and lifting. Must be able to lift weights up to 50 lbs. most of the day.
Working Conditions: Works inside and occasionally outside. Exposed to odors and infectious waste (protective measures are Practice). Frequent exposure to water and detergents.