A Surgical Technologist, under the direction of Surgeons and Registered Nurses, assists with patient care and related services. The technologist must have the ability to assist with care of the adult population..
The Surgical Technologist works under the supervision of a surgeon and registered nurse to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures, ensuring that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly, and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. Surgical technologists possess expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combine the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.
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QUALIFICATIONS Education: High School Diploma Required Graduate of an accredited School of Surgical Technology program or Military Training Equivalent (68D – Operating Room Specialist). For incumbents who are not graduates of an accredited School of Surgical Technology or have certification please see additional skills required Required Experience: Previous Surgical Technologist experience. Preferred Licensure/Certification/Registration: ACLS for staff working in the Cardiovascular OR Required Current Surgical Tech Certification through NBSTSA Preferred Additional Skills Required: New graduates must obtain certification within 12months of hire. Failure to do so will result in termination of employment. For incumbents who are not graduates of an accredited School of Surgical Technology or certified a minmium of five years experience is required. Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skill validation and competency testing. Demonstrate effective and appropriate customer service skills, verbal and nonverbal communication techniques, interpersonal relationship skills, and time management skills.
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