SURGICAL TECH PRN Level 1 FEATURED

  • Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge
  • Morganton, NC 28655, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
PRN Technician Technologist

Job Description

Provides skilled assistance to surgeons during surgery.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages of the patient/clients served.  Demonstrates the ability to provide care according to hospital and departmental policies and procedures.  Performs other duties as deemed competent. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Anticipating needs of surgeons for supplies/equipment during procedures Creating/maintaining a sterile field Correctly performing sponge, needle and instrument counts Transferring medications and solutions to surgeons during procedure QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High School graduate.  Graduate of a surgical technician program or a minimum of two years equivalent experience as a surgical technician Experience:     Previous experience desirable Other:                         Considerable skill and knowledge of surgical instrumentation, proper sterile technique and knowledge of surgical procedures required. Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires range of motion within functional limits.  Occasionally pushing 40 pounds, pulling 80 pounds,  Lifting 35 pounds from floor to eye level.  Manual/finger dexterity and eye/hand coordination.  Functional vision and hearing.  Frequent standing/walking, bending, stooping/stretching.

Schedule

Flexible to work any shift

Employment Type

PRN