The Surgical Tech utilizes surgical techniques, working as part of the healthcare team to assist with direct patient care activities during medical procedures. Ensures the environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly and procedures are conducted in a way to maximize patient safety. Prepares and stocks the OR before and after surgery, by gathering and organizing clean and sterile supplies. Sets sterile instrument fields; maintains and monitors aseptic techniques. Assists with the orientation of new staff and participates on departmental committees.
Hourly Rate $27.09 $30.38 $33.67
Successful completion of an accredited course in surgical technology
Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English, and understanding of medical terminology
Minimum of one year recent surgical tech experience
Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays
Licenses and Certifications:
Basic Life Support(Required)
Scrub Technician Certification(Preferred)
One year of demonstrated surgical technologist experience in Labor & Delivery
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation
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