Faculty Group Practice Surgical Technologist **Plastic Surgery**
NYU Langone Medical Center
Location: New York/NY/USA
Required Education: High School
Internal Number: 112009527
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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Faculty Group Practice Surgical Technologist.
In this role, the successful candidate will assists the surgical team during the procedure. Handles the instruments, supplies and equipment, anticipates the needs of the surgical team, and communicates effectively with the team to ensure efficient quality patient care.
Reviews the operating room schedule at the beginning of the day to plan and prepare instrument and equipment needs.
Assists the circulating nurse in setting up room equipment, opening supplies and instruments
Adheres to surgical scrub, gown and glove technique policy and procedures
Sets up sterile field and performs counts with circulating nurse.
Drapes patient according to routine procedure
Anticipates, assists and provides supplies and instrumentation for surgeon
Maintains sterile technique during procedure and keeps back table/mayo stand neat and orderly at all times
Ensures proper handling of the surgical specimens with circulating nurse, as directed by the surgeon
Prepares instruments for cleaning and terminal sterilization and transports to dirty utility room
Assists with cleaning of operating room between cases and sets up for next case
Functions as instrument technician, as assigned
To qualify you must have a Certified by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA). Graduate of approved accredited school/Program of Surgical Technology.
Required Licenses: Cert Surgical Technologist
One year experience as a Certified Surgical Technologist in a large complex Operating Room, preferred.
High School Diploma. Graduate of program certified by ARC/STSA (Accreditation review committee/surgical technologist and surgical assisting.
Certified Surgical technologist BLS Experience scrubbing on plastic surgery procedures preferred. Set up cases with all needed supplies and equipment Maintain sterile field during the procedure Anticipate the needs of the surgeon during plastic surgical cases Assist with OR cleaning at the end of the case/end of day Wash instruments/set up trays, wrap and sterilize trays Daily and weekly Sterilization monitoring Order and stock supplies for OR Assist with Preop/PACU needs of patients Run errands as needed Assist with Practice/Clinic.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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