Contact: Patrice Cox
Phone Number: 662-293-7688
This position is part-time, days with call.
Basic Purpose: To provide assistance to the surgeons during surgical cases. Assists the surgeon in the sterile field by providing appropriate and adequate sterile insturments and other supplies during the operative procedures. Maintains the surgical field through sterile practices. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the perioperative team. Assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient for surgery. Responsible for the assembly of the case and it's components. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members.
Education: GED, High School Diploma, College or Vocational Training Licensure: None required, ORT Certification encouraged.
Experience: Previous on the job training in surgical technology and/or degree/certificate from an accredited surgical technology program is required.
Special Skills: Basic Computer knowledge
Language/Communication/Organizational Skills: Must be able to communicate with various personalities; must be personable and able to provide compassion and caring. Must possess organizational skills adaptable to daily scheduling.
Mathematical Skills: Basic mathematical skills
Reasoning Ability: Must have the ability to apply non-judgmental reasoning capabilities whenever necessary when dealing with patients, staff, visitors and other employees
Magnolia Regional Health Center - 2 years ago