Company: Carle Health
Posted on: January 24, 2023
$3,500.00 Sign on bonus - External only
The Surgical Technician functions as an integral part of the
perioperative team as the first, second or assisting Surgical
Technician under the supervision of the Registered Nurse in
delivering safe and effective care to the patient during the
Associate's Degree in Surgical Technology or Certificate in
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) upon hire.
Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days.
Two (2) years of experience as a surgical technologist.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Independently scrubs basic surgical procedures. Demonstrates
ability to problem solve in relation to the procedure being
performed. Applied basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology,
medical terminology, microbiology, and pharmacology for optimal
surgical patient care. Applies basic knowledge of electricity,
chemistry, computers, robotics, and lasers for optimal surgical
patient care. Demonstrates knowledge and practice of patient care
concepts and perioperative teamwork. Applies principles of sterile
technique during surgical procedures.
- Applies principles of asepsis to maintain sterility during
surgical set up and procedure.
- Demonstrates competency in select technical and psychomotor
skills, judgment, and appropriate knowledge base. Provides age
specific care to obstetrical patients in accordance with the
established policies and procedures of the department.
- Assists in organization and coordination of supplies and
equipment to maintain an efficient and cost-effective
- Maintains a safe environment for patients, co-workers, and
- Charges for equipment and supplies.
- Participates in room turnover and set-up.
- Maintains and cleans equipment and identifies items needing
repair per policy.
- Effectively performs sterilization, disinfection and document
loads per policy.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class. Carle Health
participates in E-Verify and may provide the Social Security
Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland
Security with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to
confirm work authorization. - For more information:
Effective September 20, 2021, the COVID 19 vaccine is required for
all new Carle Health team members. Requests for medical or
religious exemption will be permitted.
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