Moose Lake, MN, USA
Posted on Saturday, February 3, 2024
Location: Gateway Family Health Clinic
Position: Surgical Technologist
As a Surgical Technologist, you will play a crucial role in assisting surgical teams during procedures. Your main responsibilities will include:
- Preparing the operating room by sterilizing and setting up surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies.
- Assisting the surgical team by handing them instruments and supplies during procedures.
- Anticipating the needs of the surgeon and other team members to ensure a smooth operation.
- Maintaining a sterile field throughout the procedure to prevent infection.
- Monitoring and managing surgical equipment, such as lights and suction machines.
- Collaborating with the surgical team to ensure patient safety and optimal outcomes.
- Assisting with patient positioning and draping.
To excel in this role, you should possess the following skills:
- Basic life support (BLS) certification to respond to medical emergencies in the operating room.
- Proficiency in data collection and documentation, including accurate medical record keeping.
- Knowledge of hospital protocols, procedures, and safety guidelines.
- Familiarity with surgical procedures in various specialties.
- Ability to handle and pass surgical instruments, such as sutures, clamps, and retractors.
- Understanding of infection control practices to maintain a sterile environment.
- Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks efficiently.
- Knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology.
If you are a detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills and a passion for providing exceptional patient care, we encourage you to apply for this position.
Please note that this job description is not exhaustive and may be subject to change based on organizational needs.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $27.00 - $30.00 per hour
Expected hours: 32 per week
Paid time off
Ambulatory surgery center
8 hour shift
Please note this position is posted on behalf of our partner practices. This individual will be working at the specific practice that is mentioned in the above details and will not be a direct employee of Aledade, Inc. so will therefore not be eligible for the benefits available to Aledade employees.