Surgical Tech PRN Westgate Surgery Center
Posted on: June 17, 2022
Westgate Surgery Center is seeking a per diem Surgical Tech to
join the team!
Job Summary: Anticipates the needs of the surgical team. -
Establishes and maintains sterile field during surgical procedures
in the operating room.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. -
Other duties may be assigned:
Efficiently and effectively assists physician with operative
procedures. - Anticipates surgeon/physician's needs both in
preparing for procedures and during procedure
Demonstrates knowledge of specific responsibilities in all
Ensures sterility of all supplies and instruments during set up of
Handles instruments in a manner which prolongs "life" of
Assists circulating nurse and surgical team in maintaining sterile
Assists circulating nurse in gathering necessary surgical supplies
and equipment. Is responsible for doing sponge, needle, and
instrument count pre-operatively and intra-operative with the
Gowns and gloves surgeons and assistants.
Assists in keeping physician preference cards accurate/updated.
Retains all specimens to be sent to pathology, confirming
source/name of specimen with surgeon.
Transports all surgical equipment to appropriate cleaning areas.
Assists in sterile supply with cleaning and reprocessing of
Interacts appropriately and effectively with all patients/others
regardless of age or ethnic background.
Uses Standard Universal Precautions, appropriate hand hygiene,
personal protective equipment, and safe practices to ensure
personal safety and a safe environment.
Assists with environmental hazard and infection control
surveillance and participates in emergency preparedness drills.
Follows all equipment and safety guidelines and is responsible for
knowledgeable use and care of equipment.
Serves as a resource to other members of the health care team.
Attends in-services, conferences, and meetings as required.
Communicates effectively and courteously with visitors, physicians,
and their office staffs, patients, and employees. Maintains
patient, physician, and employee privacy and confidentiality per
Maintains designated certifications such as CPR, as offered by the
Acts in accordance with the vision, mission, and business
philosophy of the Center.
Complies with Policies and Procedures, and adheres to safety
guidelines to ensure a safe work and patient care environment.
High School Diploma / GED; completion of a Scrub Technician
One to two years experience as a Scrub Tech in multiple specialties
or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
USPI complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding
mandatory vaccination of its workforce. - If you are offered this
position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will
be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval
of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. - If
you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will
be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an
applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status
or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless
doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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