Performs a variety of duties associated with the provision of surgical procedures, utilizing sound aseptic technique and established policies and procedures, ensuring safe and effective care. Performs scrub technician duties functioning at all levels of each surgical specialty. Cleans, handles and sterilizes surgical instruments according to infection control policies and procedures and manufacturers recommendations. Performs all biological monitoring of sterilizing equipment, as well as verifying that the procedure logs for this equipment are accurate and complete. Assists in the selection of instruments for the daily lineup of surgical cases. Assists in the re-order of the implant inventory, and maintains the implant inventory stock level for all implant trays.Services are provided based on the ages of the population served; Newborn through geriatric - 65 years or older and in collaboration with the multidisciplinary care team.
High school diploma or equivalent education/experience Completion of an accredited Surgical Technician program
Current Surgical Technician Certification or equivalent experience/training Current CPR/BLS certification by the American Heart Association (BLS for the Healthcare Provider) or ability to obtain prior to start date
Minimum of six months previous OR experience preferred Previous experience in reprocessing operations preferred Knowledge of or experience with Medical Terminology preferred
Barton Health is a community-based, not-for-profit, hospital and integrated healthcare system located in beautiful Lake Tahoe, California.
Barton Health has been proudly serving the Lake Tahoe, Carson Valley and surrounding communities for over four decades. Our healthcare system is comprised of a 71-bed acute care facility, 48-bed skilled nursing center, community clinic, urgent care centers..., pediatric, surgical, ENT, internal medicine, rheumatology and family practice groups, as well as home health and hospice services. We are both honored and privileged to not only meet the needs of our local community but to exceed their expectations with consistently exceptional care.