**$5,000 sign on bonus for 2 years+ of experience**
One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.
The Surgical Technician is responsible for demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to provide assistance during surgical procedures performed in the department:
Experienced in all aspects of aseptic technique, setting up the required equipment, and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases.
Proficient in pulling cases as needed and breaking down cases at the end of the procedure.
Knowledgeable regarding instrumentation, equipment, and supply needs for all types of surgical procedures.
Performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery.
Individualizes preoperative planning and preparation for surgical intervention to meet the needs of each patient and his/her surgeon
Prepares the surgical suite / clinical area, supplies and equipment to ensure safety for patients and personnel
Assists with the surgical procedure
Adheres to the Association of Surgical Technologist Code of Ethics
Contributes to an environment that is conducive to clinical education of surgical technology students
Participates in routine unit duties
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification as a Surgical Technologist (CST)
Required Education or Experience
Graduate of an approved school of surgical technology
Required Knowledge and Skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
Knowledge of accepted operating room standards and practice
Knowledge of instrument names, types and uses
Knowledge of electric video operative field equipment
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Internal Number: 00323-19619
About Wesley Medical Center
For more than 100 years, Wesley Healthcare has provided exceptional healthcare to thousands of families in Wichita and throughout Kansas and Northern Oklahoma. As a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies each year, more than any hospital in a 13-state region.