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. Performs other duties as assigned.
Experience Description: None *** Experience Minimum Required: None *** Experience Preferred/Desired: None *** Education Description: None *** Education Minimum Required: Graduate of a school of technologist with proof of graduation or at any time was employed as a surgical technologist for not less than 18 months in a hospital or surgery center. Skill in communicating clearly and effectively using standard English in written, oral and verbal format to achieve high productivity and efficiency. Skill to write legibly and record information accurately as necessary to perform job duties. *** Education Desired/Preferred: None *** Training Description: None *** Training Minimum Required: 15 hours of continuing education annually *** Training Desired/Preferred: None *** Special Skills Description: None *** Special Skills Minimum Required: Computer literacy. *** Special Skills Desired/Preferred: None *** Licensure Description: None *** Licensure Minimum: BLS *** Licensure Preferred: None