Auto req ID: 260909BR
Job Code: Health-Services health-services
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In this position, you will:
Anticipates the needs of the surgeon, as well as emergency and unusual circumstances, acts accordingly to expedite the surgery, and initiates corrective actions.
Provides for the comfort and safety of the patient during the operation. Anticipates the need for supplies, and identifies developing emergency situations, and initiates actions to assist in the care of the patient. Operates all equipment, including the preparation of hemeostatic, and blood replacement products and devices.
Demonstrates appropriate review of patient chart and intervenes as necessary to assure chart is complete prior to surgery. Appropriately identifies and safely transports patients to and from Surgical Services according to procedure.
Sets up surgical equipment. Selects and prepares appropriate equipment, suture, and stapling devices for procedures. Cleans and sterilizes equipment.
Completes initial and annual Competency Plan for assigned job and department.
Position Title: Certified Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - Anchorage AK
Job_Category: Supply Chain
Minimum Education Required: Certifications/Security Clearances/Other (Enter Below)
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Graduation from a Surgical Technology Program accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation (CAAHEP) or other program accredited by the Liaison Council on Certification for the Surgical Technologist or completion of a Surgical Technician Military Training program
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
Operating Room experience for candidates who have graduated from an accredited Surgical Technology Program or have completed other accredited programs by the Liaison Council on Certification for the Surgical Technologist or completion of a Surgical Technician Military Training program
Candidates with equivalent other or at least 6 months of on the job clinical training must have minimum 1 year operating room experience scrubbing on surgical procedures
Experience scrubbing independently in at least 3 surgical specialties; e.g. general surgery, orthopedics, urology, cardiac/vascular, ENT, ophalmology, neurosurgery, etc
Country: United States