The purpose of this position is to function in the scrub role in the intra-operative phase of the patient's surgical experience. Posted procedures are reviewed in advance to select needed supplies, instrumentation and equipment. Intra-operative care is goal-directed and patient --centered. The Surgical technologist functions as a surgical assistant under the direct supervision of the surgeon. As a member of Surgical Services, cleaning and restocking of the OR's is also expected.
- High School Diploma / GED
- Completion and Graduated from an Accredited Surgical Tech Program or has 10 plus years experience working in a surgical tech position in a hospital surgical setting.
- Basic Computer Skills
- Basic knowledge of instrumentation
- Knowledge of basic OR procedures and techniques, medical terminology and sterile technique