The Scrub Technician is a member of the surgical team performing scrub duties throughout the surgical procedure and functions in the role of preceptor to surgical techs new to the specialty. The scrub tech works under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
As a Specialty leader the scrubtech assists the RN specialty leader in maintaining the surgeon preferences for listed surgical procedures of the specialty assigned
They also remain current with all the new procedures added to the specialty and are able to assist other team members with instrumentation and equipment associated specifically with the specialty
Scrubtech leadership requires continuous competency reviews, the development of new competencies as technologies change, and also outstanding teamwork with the Registered Nurse specialty leader. The collaborative efforts of both the RN and Scrubtech specialty leaders is the key to patient care excellence and physician satisfaction
Career Site - Self Service
High school graduate or equivalent
American Heart Association BLS, for Health Care Provider.
One year experience as Open Heart Surgical Technician
Internal Number: 6135
About Jupiter Medical Center
Ranked #1 for quality, patient safety and patient satisfaction, Jupiter Medical Center is the leading destination for world-class health care in Palm Beach County and the greater Treasure Coast.
In 2019, the Leapfrog Group named Jupiter Medical Center a “Top Hospital,” a distinction earned by only 6 percent of hospitals nationwide. Jupiter Medical Center is also the only hospital in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River counties to receive a 4-star quality and safety rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Outstanding physicians, state-of-the-art facilities, innovative techniques and a commitment to serving the community enable Jupiter Medical Center to meet a broad range of patient needs. The region’s only independent, not-for-profit hospital, Jupiter Medical Center offers specialty concentrations in orthopedics and spine care; cancer care and oncology; cardiac and vascular care; neuroscience and stroke care; women’s and children’s services; urgent care; and other key areas.