Mid Coast–Parkview Health Certified Surgical Tech in Brunswick, Maine
The Certified Surgical Technician/LPN Scrub Nurse functions under the supervision of the circulating Registered Nurse in assisting the surgeon in the surgical treatment of patients. He/she is expected to adhere to Operating Room standards and demonstrates knowledge of equipment, instruments, and procedures pertinent to the Operating Room. The Operating Room Technician must have a sense of responsibility and a willingness to meet the required time assignments and work load.
Performs assigned duties in a timely, efficient, and team oriented manner. Prioritizes all tasks and duties to provide efficient work flow, realizing the impact this has on all staff, surgeons and anesthesiologists
Participates in Quality Improvement process as appropriate. Realizes he/she's responsibility to convey concerns regarding patient care issues, including equipment and supplies
Follows standards of universal precautions and aseptic technique. Recognizes breaks in technique and follows through appropriately. - Updates and initials cards for procedures/surgeons. Utilizes appropriate cards for each procedure and has the ability to adapt to unusual procedures. Pulls case carts completely. Works on accuracy of procedure cards continually
Demonstrates proper use and care of specialty equipment and instrumentation
Maintains service by following through with orders, communicating information to peers (new products/back orders) and keeping within established par levels.
Maintains knowledge of techniques and principles of all areas of decontamination, processing and sterilization.
Graduate of accredited Certified Surgical Technologist Program
Flexibility to adapt well to change
Competent organizational/interpersonal skills
Competent clinical/technical skills
Ability to lift and bend with extended hours on one's feet throughout the day
Exposure to a variety of diseases
Job ID: 2018-2325
Shift: 7-3:30, M-F plus some night/weekend call
External Company Name: Mid Coast Health Services
External Company URL: www.midcoasthealth.com
Street: 123 Medical Center Dr.