Certified Surgical/Scrub Tech travel Surgical / Scrub Tech needed in Peoria, Illinois
Company: Cynet Health
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Shifts: 10 hours days
Department/Unit - Surgery - General
Minimum of 1-year experience required
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Promotes an environment of respect and compassion.
May maintain registration, and professional certifications (CST,
CFA, etc.), participates in hospital required in-services pertinent
to area of practice, and engages in continuing education to advance
Participates in committees, surveys, and self evaluation tools.
Presents a professional physical appearance.
Demonstrates, supports, and models the mission, vision, values, and
rules of conduct of the Department of Surgery.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills And Abilities Required :
The job incumbent is required to demonstrate the knowledge and
skills necessary to scrub for cases appropriate to the age of the
patients served intra-operatively.
This requires that the incumbent demonstrates knowledge of anatomy
Scrubs for procedures according to established aseptic technique
Procedures include but are not limited to pediatrics, thoracic,
transplant, organ procurement, vascular, interventional radiology,
orthopedics, gynecology, robotic, EENT, plastics, dental, urology,
oncology, laser, and trauma.
Possesses analytical skills necessary to organize and prepare the
operating room prior to surgery.
In doing so, collects all necessary supplies, instruments,
implants, hardware, opens and maintains sterile environment, sets
up back table and mayo stand, counts all necessary items according
Assists surgeons intra-operatively with routine and complex
surgical procedures including scrubbing, draping, passing
instruments, sponges, sutures, and other supplies and equipment to
surgeons, holding retractors, first assisting, assisting in
clean-up after a case, sterilizing instruments in preparation for a
case or contaminated instruments, etc.
Anticipates and responds to the surgeons' needs during the course
of the surgery.
Receives surgical specimens, preserves specimen accordingly and
notifies circulating nurse of the specimen type and source.
Work requires a professional level of knowledge of anatomy and
physiology, concepts of disease, aseptic technique, modern surgical
principles, techniques, and procedures, at a level that generally
can be acquired by completion and graduation from an accredited
surgical technology program.
Work requires a minimum of four months intra-operative orientation
and on-the-job training to learn department/unit policies,
procedures and work routines; to develop proficiency in the use of
medical equipment and instruments used in the operating room; to
learn quality/safety standards; and to gain an understanding of the
types of surgical procedures, including traumas.
Further team specific orientation may require additional education
and on-the -job training.
Work requires the interpersonal skills necessary to communicate
effectively and concisely with surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses,
and other patient care providers.
Functions as a clinical resource person to various department
personnel and other patient care givers assigned, including other
surgical technologists, nurses, residents, and medical
Assists in identifying and resolving clinical and operational
problems that may inhibit the quality of patient care.
BLS, NBSTSA / NCCT/AST
Required for Onboarding
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