Monday is General Orientation, please come to the conference rooms at Martin Medical Center dressed in business casual, closed toed shoes. Bring a sweater because the room is often cold. If you are a clinical associate you may wear professional dress or scrubs Tuesday through Friday. Professional dress is defined by:
1. GENERAL STANDARDS OF ACCEPTABLE ATTIRE FOR ALL CLINICAL WORK AREAS:
Associates, both clinical and clerical, will be expected to wear appropriate business attire consistent with standards generally accepted within similar business settings within the community. The type of clothing should be conservative, fit properly, be professional, clean and neat. Personal hygiene and good grooming is essential. Use of excessive jewelry, make-up, perfume is discouraged. Footwear must be conservative, supportive, low heeled and safe. Clinical associates must wear low, enclosed footwear. Clogs are permissible if the associate wears a sock covering the heel of the foot. Athletic type shoes are acceptable only if they have leather uppers, are in good condition and clean. No open toe shoes are allowed for clinical staff members.
Directors, managers and supervisors will be responsible for enforcing the dress code and have the authority to make any decisions regarding questionable attire and send the associate home if it is deemed that the attire is inappropriate for the work setting. Failure to comply with these standards may result in disciplinary action. Per MHS policy, no artificial nails are allowed for anyone working in clinical areas, or for anyone who has patient contact. Groomed hair and nails are expected of all personnel.
The scrubs are color coordinated by home unit or job title (no prints on scrubs are permitted):
All MDs – Navy with their names embroidered
PCTs- Navy top and bottoms
HUC/TCC/Secretaries- Lavender or periwinkle or orchid (Purples)
Nurses are color coded by floor/department: ALL NURSES MAY WEAR WHITE
ER North- Ciel blue
ER South- Khaki/tan, wine and white
ER SLW- Caribbean blue
OR- Can wear any color or print scrubs.
2West- Cardiac decision unit- Caribbean blue
2East- Over flow/ENDO- Can wear any color or print scrubs
3West- Med/Surg/Oncology/In Hospital Hospice- Turquoise
3East- Ambulatory PACU- Can wear any color or print scrubs.
4East-Med Renal – All pinks
4west- Surgical Urology- All pinks
5East/5West- Cardiac/neurology- Grey or red
6West-CVPCU- Dark olive green
6East- Ortho – Maroon
MICU- Medical intensive care unit- Royal blue and white
SICU- Surgical intensive care unit- Royal blue and white
CVICU- Cardiovascular intensive care unit – Ciel blue
Maternal/Child- Any color is accepted, patterns are OK
If your area is not listed please ask the charge RN in that area.
(Pictured below is the color reference list, these colors are listed in reference to Cherokee’s colors, if buying another brand check the reference for verification.)
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