OR Surgical Tech - FT in Georgetown, KY at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 5/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Georgetown Community Hospital

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Positions patient to give best exposure for surgical procedure, using stabilizing equipment when necessary, while maximizing patient comfort and safety.

Provides visualization of the operative site using appropriate method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction, sponging, suctioning, and irrigation.

Utilizes appropriate technique to achieve temporary and permanent hemostasis.

Assists with body plane closure, application of wound dressings, and securing of drainage systems.

Assists with Central Sterile Supply, ensuring working order and performs cleaning and sterilization of equipment and instruments and rooms.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent Preferred

Associate’s Degree Preferred

Graduate of a Program Discipline in Surgical Technology Preferred

Required SkillsCertifications:Basic Life Support (BLS)

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.


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