Community Health Systems Surgical Technician - The Surgery Center at Edgewater- PRN Days in Lancaster, South Carolina

Description:

The primary function of this position is as the scrub person, surgeon assistant, and the assistant circulator for all newborn,pediatric, adolscent, adult and geriatric patient procedures completed under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.

May be cross trained to other duties within the surgery department, but outside the normal curriculum of surgical care. (ex.OR Housekeeping chores, Central Sterile processing, transporting as requested by charge personnel).

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of a Technical College, or equivalent, with accredited School of Surgical Technologists curricula.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current ORT certification preferred

  • Maintain Basic Life Support Certification (BLS)

Experience:

  • Desirable characteristics include at least two years of experience in a hospital or medically related environment. On the job training from personnel without formal experience will not be permitted.

  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills to provide care appropriate to the age of patients served.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirement relative to the patient's needs and to provide care needed as described to in policy and procedures.

Job: Outpatient Surgical Services

Organization:

Location: SC-Lancaster

Requisition ID: 1836193