Surgical Tech- West Des Moines Surgery
Company: MercyOne West Des Moines
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: October 7, 2021
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the
alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health.
With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and
hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services,
CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S.
residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our
communities need caring and our families need protection. With our
combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy
communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and
innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our
hospitals and out in the community.
care to the surgical patient, primarily in the scrub role.
Serves the patients from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent,
adult and geriatric.
- Scrubs surgical cases in
own specialty independently and in other areas with minimal
- Maintains knowledge of
equipment set-up and functioning and seeks appropriate resource
- Assists in the circulating
role under the direct supervision of R.N.
- Prepares for surgical cases
in an efficient manner, anticipating needs of patient, surgeon,
anesthesia and other O.R. team members.
- Provides a safe environment
for patient and staff by adhering to standards of aseptic technique
and department/hospital policy.
- Communicates effectively
with patient, staff and physicians.
- Participates in orientation
of new personnel.
- Assists in maintenance of
physician preference cards.
- Participates in
departmental Performance Improvement activities.
- Attends department meetings
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS
AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
- High School Diploma or GED
- Completion of accredited
Surgical Technology program.
- Basic Life Support
certified within six (6) weeks of hire. Acceptable credentialing
bodies and certifications include American Red Cross CPR/AED for
the Professional Rescuer and American Heart Association Basic Life
Support for Healthcare Providers.
- Proof of completion of
Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served
with three (3) months of hire.
- Ability to read, write and
speak English language.
- Required to take
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