Surgical Tech - Operating Room - Full Time
At Trumbull Regional Medical Center, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
Responsible for organizing all instruments and supplies in our Operating Room, while maintaining sterility. This vital role helps meet the needs of the surgeon and other operating room staff. Working in a team to organize the case load. Responsible for cleaning and ensuring all instruments functions properly.
WAGE: $19.00/hr. - $22.95/hr. COMMENCERATE WITH EXPERIENCE, along with annual increases
BENEFITS: Shift Differentials, On-Call Pay, Hospital Provided Uniforms, (Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription) Insurance, 401k with company matching, Paid Holidays, Personal Day, Personal Holidays, Vacation Time, Sick Time, Tuition Reimbursement policy, and much more.
TRAINING: We have a wonderful training program for all of our Surgical Techs and are therefore able to welcome new grads as well as experienced individuals. The training program is up to 12 weeks of on-the-job training, under direct supervision to help you along in your career here at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.
- Completion/graduate of a college or technical training program in surgical technology is required
- Previous experience as a Surgical Tech preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND MAJOR DUTIES
- Maintains clinical competence and enough job knowledge to perform the functions of a Surgical Technician.
- Practices aseptic technique as per O.R. standards; maintains the sterile field.
- Assists surgeons throughout procedures by appropriately passing instruments and supplies. Complies with other requests from the surgical team.
- Demonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible and courteous environment.
- Communicates effectively with patients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, nursing management, and other departments.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work assignments that may be inherent in the job.
Important COVID message
Please note, Trumbull Regional Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.
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