Shift: M-F Days/8 Hour Shift. Required On-Call Hours: Days
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Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center brings acute inpatient medical services to communities in Cumberland, Perry, and York counties. The facility, features 108 private inpatient beds and an attached outpatient medical office building.
The Surgical Technologist is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the sterile field for sterile procedures. She/He accurately and efficiently anticipates surgeon's needs intraoperatively by applying comprehensive knowledge of operative procedures, equipment, anatomy and surgeon's preferences. The Surgical Technologists works closely with all perioperative team members during the preoperative, intraoperative, and post-operative care of the surgical patient in an effort to provide high quality, safe care to our patients.
Must complete a program from an accredited institution or complete a training program in the armed forces
Must complete the necessary continuing education to keep their certification.
Minimum three years previous operating experience preferred.
BLS certification preferred. Required within 60 days of employment
Basic computer skills required.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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