To assist surgical team at the Cardiovascular Center operating rooms during operative procedures, by preparing sterile equipment for the operation and passing instruments, sponges and sutures to the operating team. Assist with inventory, sterilization of instruments, prepare and select equipment for procedures, transfer of patients as needed, turnover and transfer of instruments to CSR/Decontamination and putting equipment back in place. Other duties as assigned.
- Certification and/or satisfactory completion of an equivalent Surgical Technology training program.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and customer relations.
- Must have a commitment to contributing to a positive department culture.
- Demonstrated ability to work as a part of a team in addition to being able to take direction.
- Able to prioritize tasks quickly.
- Call commitment with a 30 minute response rate
- Ability to scrub cardiac, general thoracic and vascular services.
- Understands and demonstrates the core concepts of Patient and Family Centered Care (PFCC), including: Respect and Dignity, Information Sharing, Participation, and Collaboration.
Full time, 40hrs
Day/Evening rotation, with midnight, weekend and holiday on-call/ shift obligations.
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