PS Surgery Technologist (Pavilion Surgery Center)
- DULUTH, MN
- PAVILION SURGERY CENTER
- 20 Pavilion Surgery
- Full-time - Days - 8 hours
- Allied Health
- FTE: 1
- Req #: 23174
This position is for Pavilion Surgery Center. Do not apply here - if interested, send resume to Katherine.Becker@slhduluth.com.
Responsible for rendering technical skilled care to patients during operative procedures; preparing for surgical procedures; cleaning and efficient turn over rooms for surgery; assuming responsibility of Instrument Processing Technician as needed; performing other related duties as assigned.
Graduate from an accredited school of Surgical Technology; previous operating room experience desirable; preferred Certification in Surgical Technology.
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of supplies, instruments and equipment used in ambulatory surgery setting, instrument cleaning and sterilization, Universal Precautions, generally accepted safety practices and quality control. Knowledge of basic mathematical computation. Ability to work harmoniously with professional and technical staff and physicians. Ability to communicate verbally and listen to the needs of the patient and the directions of the Surgeon and professional staff within the operating room. Ability to plan, organize and remain attentive throughout surgical procedures. Ability to work under stress/pressure, to maintaining accurate records and reports and to participate in orientation of new personnel and teaching of students. Ability to assemble and disassemble equipment and some instrumentation. Ability to write legibly, see, hear, stand, sit, walk, bend, speak English and lift up to fifty (50) pounds.
REPRESENTS THE MISSION AND VALUES OF COOK COUNTY NORTH SHORE HOSPITAL AND CARE CENTER
Mission Statement: Community Access to Compassionate Care
Service Excellence: We value and serve each individual with compassion and understanding, and work collaboratively to meet the needs of our community.
Integrity: We are respectful, honest, trustworthy, and professional in our words and actions.
Communication: We clearly communicate in an open, timely, and positive manner.
Quality: We provide a high standard of care through continuous improvement in our skills, process efficiencies, and use of resources.