High School Diploma/GED
Current Healthcare Provider CPR Card
This position is a clinical, technical allied health position. The Surgical Technologist is an integral part of the surgical team who functions in the role of scrub person. The Surgical Technologist works under the direction of, and in collaboration with, the OR Circulating Nurse to ensure the Operating Room environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly, and the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. The Surgical Technologist possesses expertise in theory and application of sterile technique. The Surgical Technologist has knowledge of human anatomy and surgical procedures. The Surgical Technologist has in-depth knowledge of instrumentation, tools and technology that facilitates the surgeon’s ability to perform invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Completion of study as Surgical Technologist, Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from two year college or technical school.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations:
Healthcare Provider CPR through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross.
Less than one year
Previous experience as a Surgical Technologist
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