Full-time position (40 hours/week + call). Shifts may vary as work hours range between 6:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Call rotation hours in addition to scheduled work hours (evenings, weekends, and holidays). Response time is 30 minutes. Excellent benefit package! Come join our growing surgical department and 'experience the difference'!
The Surgical Tech provides care in the surgical setting directed toward meeting both the psychosocial and physical needs of the patient. He/she is a resource person and a teacher. Care given reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations. Utilizes initiative and strives to maintain steady level of productivity. The Surgical Tech is a self-starter, compatible, supportive and a team player. He/she communicates on behalf of the patient.
Assist in the Operating Room
Preparing the room and instruments, practice aseptic technique, sponge, instrument and sharps count, surgical scrub, gowning and gloving, setting up and maintaining a sterile field.
Assist with patient positioning, draping, suction, power equipment, electrical or mechanical equipment, documentation, use of communication devices, handling of blood/bodily fluids, administration of medication, function in urgent/emergent situations, preparation/application of dressings, removing of drapes, patient transfers
Assist with x-rays and specimens; assist with cleaning operating room and equipment
Central Sterilization duties which include but not limited to cleaning and wrapping instruments, sterilization of scopes and instruments
Demonstrates leadership skills
Demonstrates communication skills with other professionals, patient and family
Takes responsibility for self-development
Demonstrates strong, accurate decision making capabilities
Other duties as assigned
Graduate of accredited Operating Room/Surgical Technician program. Operating Room experience preferred but new grads are welcome!
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About Grant Regional Health Center
We are located in BEAUTIFUL, scenic, and peaceful Southwest Wisconsin. The rolling hills offer lots of opportunity for the sports enthusiast (biking, hiking, running/walking). The Mississippi is literally 15 minutes from our hospital and offers fantastic boating, kayaking, water skiing, jet skiing and amazing fishing too! Ski resorts within 30 minutes of our facility. Madison WI is 1.5 hours, Dubuque IA is 30 minutes, Chicago IL is 3.5 hours.....we're in the heart of the Tri-States!