St. Michael's Hospital
May 2013 — December 2013
There are several of duties that a housekeeper must do within a hospital environment, they include, but are not limited to the following duties:
Prepare the beds for the arrival of patients i.e. changing the sheets, and the blankets, and making sure that the tables and other equipment around the patient's bed has been sanitized and disinfected appropriately.
They will move the other equipment that was used by the patient back into their proper spots.
They will make sure that the bathroom in the patient's room has been cleaned and sanitized. (** this is even done during the patient's visits regularly)
Taking soiled laundry to the designated area where the laundry service will pick up the laundry.
Cleaning up spills, and other things such as human excrement, and spills etc.
Ensure that sufficient equipment such as gowns etc., are back in the same wards from where they were taken to make sure that there are significant amounts of clean laundry.
Anything else that is requested by hospital staff.