Towanda Memorial Hospital
36 hours a week
Under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse, is responsible for performing primarily scrub related tasks during a surgical procedure; and performs second or third assisting duties under the direction of the operating surgeon during surgical procedures assisting with endoscopy. Participates in teaching the scrub nurse role; performing specific technical duties as directed; and providing other assistance as needed to the surgical team. Surgical technicians provide surgical services to inpatients, same-day-surgery patients, and outpatients. Patient care encompasses patients of all ages.
Graduate of an accredited surgical tech program. Current CPR and practices standard precautions. Completes skills checklist in orientation and annual competency skills checklist in accordance with nursing unit guidelines and continues to seek assistance when performing an unfamiliar procedure. Identifies educational needs and utilizes resources both inside and outside the hospital to increase skills and knowledge based. Keeps neat and legible documents.
One year surgical experience preferred.
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