Under the general supervision of the Director, Women’s Services, and the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Surgical Technologist is responsible for providing surgical scrub on all types of minor and major surgical procedures dependent on individual competencies. The Surgical Technologist may also circulate on assigned cases under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.
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- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Documented experience in providing Operating Room services as a surgical technician.
- Current verification of competency in cardiopulmonary resuscitation including pediatric resuscitation.
POSITION PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to fulfill the following requirements:
Physical Activity: Dictionary of Occupational Titles Strength Rating –M.
Requires standing or sitting for extensive periods of time. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
Requires exposure to routine hazards and risks involved in performing patient care activities, including exposure infectious processes, potential exposure to hazardous substances including radiation during surgical procedures, potential musculoskeletal injuries.