Surgical Technician I - Surgery - Full Time - Days
Assists in patient care and preparation of surgical patients; Performs scrub duties and related procedures; Accountable for ensuring cleaning and maintenance of supplies and equipment for selected specialty. Serves as a liaison to Instrument Techs assigned
Assist surgical team in the scrubbing role according to prescribed standards.
Maintain sterile field.
Reports immediately any breaks in aseptic technique.
Passes instruments, suture products, medication, and sponge materials to surgeon.
Assist with retracting of tissue and organs, and suctioning by holding the retracting instrument that has been placed by the surgeon.
Electrosurgical current may be applied as directed by the surgeon to an established instrument placed by the surgeon.
Performs surgical counts with the RN according to policy and procedure.
Assures appropriate equipment and supplies are available for each procedure.
Assists in housekeeping duties as directed to insure safe patient environment.
Assist RN with circulator duties while under direct supervision.
Performs additional activities and duties as directed.
· High School Diploma/GED
· Certified Surgical Technician (CST)
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
No experience required.
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0262814
- Schedule: Full-time
- Shift: Day Job
- Market: CHI Memorial
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