• Technologist-Surgical II

    Location US-TN-MEMPHIS
    Posted Date 8 months ago(1/30/2019 9:35 AM)
    Position Code
    4724
    Day Shift
    Yes
    Night Shift
    No
    Rotating Shift
    No
    Evenings
    Yes
    Status
    Regular Part-Time
    Department
    WH Or Operating Room
  • Overview and Responsibilities

    Job Family:Nursing
    Job Summary:Functions under the AST guidelines for performance. Handles instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure. Assists surgical team during operation/procedure by arranging, inventoring and maintaining sterile set up for operation, and passes items as needed. Assists in preparation of surgical suite, moving patients, and in cleaning. Provides aid in exposure, homeostasis, and other technical functions that will help the surgeon carry out safe operation with optimal results for the patient within AST standards. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred / Desired
    Experience  
     2 years experience as a surgical tech 

    OR work experience stated in the TN Grandfather Clause

     
    Education  

    Education

    Holds a current National Certification established by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) as a surgical technologist.

    AND

    Must demonstrate education and training through one of the following methods under TN Code Ann. 68-57-101(a).

    - Completion of a CAAHEP accredited program in surgical technology.

    - Completion of an appropriate training program for surgical technologists in the armed forces, CAAHEP accredited hospital, or CAAHEP accredited ambulatory surgical treatment cancer program; or

    - Successfully completed the surgical technologists NBSTSA certifying exam

    OR

    Grandfathered under TN Code Ann.

      
    Training  
     20 hours of continuing education annually 
    Special Skills  
     Computer literacy. Be a member of a professional organization. 
    Licensure  
     BLS

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