Kettering Medical Center SURGICAL TECHNICIAN - GREENE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL in Xenia, Ohio

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

The Operating Room Technician under the guidance of the Registered Nurse assists in the nursing care and preparation of the surgical patient by performance of routine and delegated duties according to the Policies & Procedures of the Network. Assembles appropriate supplies, drapes, instrumentation, equipment and sutures for the surgical procedure. Performs scrub duties in compliance with the principles of surgical asepsis and patient safety. Sets up & maintains sterile field and provides assistance to the operative team. Is able to facilitate the smooth progression of operative procedures and promote teamwork with physicians and personnel.

Will rotate between the operating room and the decontamination /sterile prep area. Will clean, sterilize and wrap instruments according to policy & procedure. Responsible for checking supply inventory par levels and ordering supplies as needed. Completes computer data entry documentation of chart/supplies as needed.

Varied hours with call commitment

Requirements

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

Graduate of accredited School of Surgical Technology Possesses current ORT Certification BLS required

EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE:

Minimum of three years knowledge & experience in the OR Prefer ambulatory surgery experience Able to scrub on all surgical procedures Experience in decontamination/sterile prep

Requisition Number: 16-7115

Title: SURGICAL TECHNICIAN - GREENE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Department: SURGERY - 360055

Location: Greene Mem Hospital

State: OH

City: Xenia

Shift: Varies

Job Status: Resource/Pool

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 0