Surgical Technologist - GI Unit (MHB)
Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo - Buffalo, NY

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Surgical Technologist –
  • GI Unit ( Mercy Hospital of Buffalo ): The OR Technologist, under the direct guidance of the registered nurse, assists in the care and safety of perioperative patients. He or she functions as a member of the perioperative team responsible for assembly of case supplies, creating and maintaining the sterile field and assisting the surgeon throughout the procedure by providing the sterile instruments and supplies required. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members. Participates in performance improvement initiatives.

    REPORTS TO: Nurse Manager

    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None .

    SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM): High School graduate. Graduate of an accredited School of Surgical Technology or completed an approved military program or previous on the job training in surgery.

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (TECHNICAL/PHYSICAL): Appropriately and safely operates multiple instruments and equipment during the intra-operative phase. Good mental and physical health. Activity includes balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grouping, feeling, talking, hearing, repetitive motions and heavy work.

    Ability to handle multiple priorities and work under stressful conditions.

    WORKING CONDITIONS: Subject to inside environmental conditions. Available for extra and on call duties.

    Physical Effort ACTIVITY & STRENGTH : (MEDIUM & HEAVY)

    Low Lift (floor to knuckle): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Mid Lift (knuckle to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    High Lift (shoulder and above): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Full Lift (floor to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Carry: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Push: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Pull: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Overall Strength Category: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

    Dictionary Of Occupational Titles

    Constant (C) 67-100% Workday

    Occasional - Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday

    Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday

    Not Present (N)

    Activity - Job Demand – Dictionary Of Occupational Titles

    Walk – Constant - Constant (C) 67-100% Workday

    Climb Stairs – Occasional - Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday

    Stoop – Frequent - Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday

    Kneel – Occasional - Not Present (N)

    Crouch – Frequent

    Reach (immediate) – Frequent

    Reach (overhead) – Occasional

    Handling – Constant

    Fingering - Frequent

    Sitting – Occasional

    Standing – Constant

    Push Cart - Frequent

    Pull Cart - Frequent

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