Surgical Tech - Operating Room
Responsible to Trumbull Regional Medical Center for supporting the corporate mission, vision and values. Responsible to Nursing Service for supporting the nursing philosophy and providing high quality, comprehensive patient care. Responsible to the customer for courteous, accurate, timely service.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND MAJOR DUTIES
- Maintains clinical competence and sufficient job knowledge to perform functions on Surgical Technician assessment checklist.
- Under direction of Registered Nurse, provides high quality, cost-effective care.
- Communicates effectively with patients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, nursing management, and other departments.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
The above statements reflects 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.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Completion/graduate of a college or technical training program in surgical technology. After orientation, up to six month’s experience on this job is required to perform essential functions and to handle emergency situations. Previous experience as a Surgical technician preferred.
LICENSURE, REGISTRATION AND/OR CERTIFICATION
None required for this position.