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The OR Scrub Tech is responsible for providing surgical assistance in a safe, appropriate and effective manner under the direction of a Registered Nurse/MD, in compliance with the OR Scrub Tech standards of practice. It is not within the scope of practice of the OR tech to perform beyond their stated scope of practice (e.g. assessment, evaluation of patient data, administration of medications), even when requested by a Surgeon. Additional responsibilities include but not limited to: provision of availability/maintenance of instruments, adherence to aseptic technique, advanced knowledge of surgical procedures and support to patient flow within department. Provides support and communicates directly with surgical team and supervisory staff. The OR tech must use effective oral communication and participate in aspects of documentation. In addition, the OR tech collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
Minimum of (1) one-year acute care experience preferred
Completion of scrub tech program or armed services training program required
Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers card
Scrub tech certification preferred
Computer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred
Proficient in medical terminology
Ability to fulfill the on-call requirement of the department
Internal Number: ORA001695
About MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center
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