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We currently have an opening for a Surgical Technician in our Sterile Processing Department.
· Following department standards maintains asepsis, positioning, prepping and draping, needle and instrument count, specimen care and dressing application.
· Provides appropriate instrumentation to surgeon.
· Provides psychological and physical comfort measures to patient and identifies changes in condition and reports to RN/Charge Nurse.
· Prepares instruments and supplies for sterilization; cleans and decontaminates instruments; assists in cleaning/preparing OR suite for next case.
· Surgical Technician degree.
· At least one year of experience as a Surgical Technician may be substituted for the professional education requirement.
· Must have an American Heart Association basic life support (BLS) or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.
The University of Kansas Hospital - 7 months ago