Job Description

Location: Glenwood Regional Medical Center
Posted Date: 10/6/2021

POSITION SUMMARY

Surgical Technicians assist in surgical operations under the supervision of surgeons, registered nurses or other surgical personnel. Scrub Techs functions under the supervision of the OR Charge Nurse/Director and is responsible for scrubbing all types of procedures, anticipating the needs of the surgeon, passing sterile instruments, having knowledge of special equipment and instrumentation used in the OR, strictly adheres to the basic principles and practices of aseptic technique, maintains standards of care in the department, and assists the surgical team in the delivery of perioperative care to surgical patients. Primarily responsible for preparing the operating room by setting up the equipment and sterilizing tools that are necessary for the operation. They are also responsible for making sure all equipment is working properly which may involve the assembly of some materials.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Completion of a community college, vocational education, or hospital training program in surgical technology.
  • One year hospital operating room experience preferred
  • Certification in surgical technology preferred
    Provides competent care to the following age groups
    -Neonates/Infants – Birth to 12 months
    -Toddler – 1-3 years
    -Pre-schooler – 4-5 years
    -School Age/Adolescent – 6-17 years
    -Geriatrics – 65 years and above
  • BLS Healthcare Provider Status-required
  • BLS required within 30days of hire

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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