The OR Surgical Tech provides assistance in the administration of individualized patient care services to patients undergoing surgical procedures. In this position the Scrub Tech assists in the organization and preparation for the procedure, provides transportation to patient in-between procedures, and provides direct assistance to the Surgeon as a member of the "scrubbed" team.
Perform delegated duties as a “scrubbed” member of the team.
Assist in preparing the room, supplies and equipment for each case. Assist in preparing and draping the operative site.
Carry out activities required during the operation pertaining to handling instruments, sponges, sutures, catheters, drains and dressings.
Insure Medical and Surgical asepsis and safely to the patient.
Assist in cleanup of room between case and at the end of the schedule. Assist in lifting and transporting of patients. Assist in preparation, handling, and transport of surgical specimens. Assist in the operation of sterilization/disinfecting of equipment. Assist in the preparation and after-care of all equipment and supplies.
Ensure that all instruments, supplies and equipment are available and in good working order for each case. Assist in re-stocking rooms as necessary. Utilize hospital supplies conservatively and economically.
Keep surgeon’s preference cards up to date. Assist in the orientation of new employees.
Participate in inventory control. Assist in the instrument workroom as needed.
Communicate with all team members in an effort to ensure a smooth running case.
Attends and participates in other programs, committees, meetings, and functions required by the hospital or the pharmacy.
Graduate of an Accredited Surgical Tech Program
One year hospital experience preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association
Surgical Tech Certification preferred
Other great career opportunities available for Surgical Techs in L&D/Obstetrics as well as the Flagler Surgery Center.
Additional Salary Information: Great hospital benefits!
Internal Number: 524615
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