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Certified Surgical Technician

  • Location: Wadena, MN
  • Posted: Jun 12, 2017

Job Description

Certified Scrub Tech

Position Summary:
This position functions as a member of the Surgery team by performing duties in the Operating Room, Central Supply, Endoscopy and Outpatient Surgery areas. Utilizing optimum efficiency and maintenance of aseptic technique, prepares and assists in surgical procedures.

Essential Duties:
Supports the mission of the hospital through personal conduct including demonstrated concern for the people of all ages served and co-workers, contribution of ideas and suggestions, helpfulness and friendliness, regular attendance and punctuality, and adherence to hospital rules, policies and general expectations.
Prepares the operating room with the appropriate supplies and equipment for the procedure to be performed. Cleans and restocks the OR upon the completion of a procedure.
Anticipates and obtains necessary supplies to fulfill needs of the surgeon during a procedure. Assures aseptic technique throughout a procedure.
Monitors and evaluates the instruments and supplies during a procedure to ensure the safety of the surgical patient.
Assists surgeon and surgical assistant during surgical procedures. Acts as surgeon's assistant if needed.
Assists with preparation of any culture or tissue for specimen collection.
Prepares and sterilizes instruments in CSR. Orders supplies for OR, CSR and PAR. Routinely does outdates as scheduled, cleans and restocks to assist with sterile and efficient maintenance of supplies and instruments.
Assists Surgeon in the Endoscopy room. Processes endoscopes according to standards.
Complies with established policies and procedures for safety and infection control to ensure the well- being of patient and staff, i.e., body substance isolation, fire, disaster. Initiates and/or assists with Basic Cardiac Life Support in cardiopulmonary arrests and maintains annual CPR training.


Current Minnesota license for Certified Surgical Technician.

Contact Information

Katie Polman
HR Generalist
Tri-County Health Care
415 Jefferson Street N • Wadena, MN 56482
D: 218-631-7585 Fax: 218-631-5214


Employment Type


Schedule Information

Hours: PRN

Schedule: PRN

Tri-County Health Care

415 Jefferson Street North
Wadena, MN 56482

Opened: 1925

Phone: (218) 631-3510


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