WellSpan Health Surgical Technologist - Ephrata Community Hospital - Operating Room in Ephrata, Pennsylvania
Surgical Technologist - Ephrata Community Hospital - Operating Room
80 Hours Biweekly - Day/Evening shift
(On Call Rotation to Cover Nights, Weekends & Holidays)
Under general supervision, provides entry level technical services and assistance in the operating room in accordance with established procedures, protocols and regulations. Prepares operating rooms for surgery using appropriate techniques.
This position is eligible for incentives.
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Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepares the operating room for cases by setting up table, instruments and supplies according to type of case
Prepares rooms between procedures and after terminal cleaning. Monitors and restocks supplies.
Drapes patients for surgical procedures.
Assists the surgical team during operative procedures.
Assists in maintaining correct count of instruments, sutures and sponges.
Prepares patient skin for surgery in accordance with hospital standards.
Maintains aseptic techniques; actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
Assists surgeons during operations by retracting tissues under direction.
Identifies and cares for specimens.
Post High School Vocational/Specialized training
Completion of course for surgical technologists
Surgical Technologist certification eligible
- 1 - 3 Years experience
Ephrata, Pennsylvania, United States
Additional Scheduling Info
80 Hours biweekly - day/evening shift - on call rotation to cover night, weekends and holidays
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