CERTIFIED SURGICAL TECHNICIAN
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Lifestyle Lift ® is a great place to build a successful career. With more than 65 locations across the United States, Lifestyle Lift is the largest medical practice specializing in facial rejuvenation. We have an exceptional opportunity at our local Lifestyle Lift Center for an experienced Certified Surgical Technician
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
- This position does not provide medical advice nor practice medicine.
Prepare instruments, equipment and appropriate narcotics needed for surgical procedures.
Clean and sterilize operating room and instruments after a Lifestyle Lift procedure in a timely manner.
Creates a strong communication channel with office doctors in order to proactively and effectively service their needs.
Effectively communicates pre-operative and post-operative instructions to patients.
Observe and maintain compliance with all OSHA guidelines including hazard communication, MSDS, and PPE requirements.
Performs a variety of administrative tasks such as chart documentation, completing consent paperwork, processing medical clearances when a nurse is not present, creating daily surgery assignments, daily 24 hour patient call back list, and verifies completion daily.
Assist and provide services requested/required by the surgeon during a procedure while utilizing aseptic techniques.
Applies proper post operative dressings to patients with patient comfort in mind.
Masters techniques in suture removal.
Works with all office staff to ensure that opportunities to understand and meet Patients' current and future desires for Lifestyle Lift procedures are maximized.
May be cross-trained to fulfill the responsibilities of other team members.
Other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Completion of a surgical technician program through an accredited school or equivalent military training is required.
Surgical technician certification is required.
Proven to be extremely reliable with minimal supervision.
Ability to quickly establish rapport within all levels of the organization.
Current CPR and AED certification.
Excellent communication of the English language (spoken and written).
Communication in The Spanish language (spoken) is preferred.
Possesses exceptional customer service skills and a motivating positive attitude.
Able to discern when to make decisions in real-time vs. when to seek approval; exercises sound decision making.
Works well under pressure and does not waiver in working as a team.
Comfortable asking for help when needed.
Demonstrates a commitment to ethical conduct.
Must be available to work a flexible work week, which will include some early mornings, early evenings and Saturdays, is required.