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Surgical Technologist - Base

Company: Borgess Health, MI
Location: Kalamazoo
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Job Description:

Job ID: 272952 Surgical Technologist - Base Kalamazoo, Michigan Regular / Rotating Additional Job Information Title: Surgical Technologist Base City, State: Kalamazoo, MI Location: Borgess Medical Center Department: Surgery IP 001 Additional Job Details: Full-Time Rotating, 40 hours Weekly Variable days and variable hours to meet departmental needs. Night, weekend and holiday call per unit rotation. This is a float position between Same Day Surgery and the Main OR. About Us Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region's largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999. Job Description Job Summary: The Surgical Technologist Base assists the surgical team to provide patient care under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. Demonstrates increasing knowledge of physical and technical requirements of surgical intervention: Moderately complex procedures, advancing knowledge of instrumentation-specialty sets. Demonstrates increasing knowledge of anatomy and physiology. Ability to scrub more than one specialty proficiently. Willingness to assist circulator. Responsible for maintaining effective communication skills. Participates in monitoring and maintaining resources in specific department. Understands and contributes to the vision/mission and goals of the department. Works in a secure department with access to areas where medications are stored. Handles and labels medications on the sterile field under the direct supervision of licensed personnel. Responsibilities:

  • Follow the aseptic technique standard within the surgical setting and corrects any break in technique.
  • Arranges operating room equipment and supplies following surgeon's preference card and procedure requirements.
  • Follows policy and procedure standards for sponge, needle and instrument counts.
  • Receives, prepares and maintains tissue and lab specimens for pathology.
  • Use the computer to pull preference cards and mark supplies used in room set up.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of all specialty areas, roles and responsibilities of the Surgical Technologist in the surgical setting.
  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.
    Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
    • Required Credential(s):
      • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
      • Certified Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. Education:
        • High schoold diploma or Equivalent (GED) required.
        • Completion of an approved Surgical Technologist program prior to hire date required. Work Experience:
          • Inpatient and Outpatient experience preferred. Robotic experience preferred. Total joint experience preferred. Equal Employment Opportunity Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. Share: -->

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