Community Health Systems Surgical Tech - Center for Same Day Surgery - 1.0 FT D in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


A clinicallycompetent surgical technologist works under the supervision of the registerednurse in delivering safe and effective care to the patient in the intra-operativeperiod. Effectively interacts with patients and health care team members, whilemaintaining surgical department standards. Works efficiently with acutely illpatients, including emergency situations.


Must be a graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology Program, Associates Degree, and keeps current with surgical procedures.

Previous experience preferred. Should possess the ability to understand and react effectively to the unique needs and care of all patient population. Technical and mechanical ability, manual dexterity, knowledge of surgical procedure and techniques; sound judgment; ability to follow orders and deal with crisis, emergencies and stress situations; interpersonal skills.

Certification not required, but encouraged.

Current BLS certification, must complete prior to end of orientation period

Job: Outpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1831045