Surgical Technician, Full Time, Evening shift

  • North Mississippi Health Services
  • Tupelo, MS, USA
  • Oct 22, 2021
Full Time Technician Technologist

Job Description

Procedure Preparation: Uses procedure preference lists Selects & arranges supplies, instruments and equipment for surgical procedures Maintains sterile set for operation(s) Surgeon Assistant: Assists surgeon(s) by performing supervised (R.N.) duties Primary scrub person Passing instruments, sponges, sutures, catheters, drains and dressings Performs sponge, needle and instrument counts as specified by policy/procedure Assumes care of specimen until turned over to Registered Nurse Patient Advocate:    Protects patients from potential injury and contamination of sterile field Communication/Record-Keeping: Restocks supplies Straightens operating room for next use Must be able to take primary call duties for their specialty (as assigned) Education: Attends required in-services, annual review and educational programs              Regulatory: Knowledge and practice of standards of care, policies/procedures established by North Mississippi Medical Center Requirements: High School graduate or equivalent required Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology required Surgical Technologist certification preferred American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification at HCP Level required Three to six months of orientation/training depending on experience Orientation will include a rotation in each of the surgical specialties Good written and verbal communication required Interaction with a patient population of all ages ranging from neonates to geriatrics, required


Required Degrees And Majors: High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent in equivalent combination of professional certification & job experience. Required Licenses And Certificates: Certified Surgical Tech

Employment Type (feed only)

Full Time