Penn Medicine Surgical Technologist II in Radnor, Pennsylvania
Surgical Technologist II
Job ID :95556
Job Category: Technician/Technologists
Specialty Area: Technician/Technologists
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Per Departmental Needs
Penn Medicine Entity: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Radnor, PA
Address: 145 King of Prussia Rd
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Provides supportive nursing care to selected patients under direction and supervision of the professional nurse; facilitates patient care by meeting specific nursing care requirements and assists in performance of patient care measures; informs the registered nurse of any signs, symptoms of untoward responses.
Minimum Requirements :
H.S. Diploma or GED Required
Possess two years of continuous recent surgical technologist experience Required.
Graduate of a Surgical Technologist training program or practical nurse program Required.
Should have no performance management issues within the last year Required.
Successful completion of a Surgical Technologist program sponsored by an entity holding nationally recognized institutional or programmatic accreditation and hold and maintains a ST certification from an accredited certification program Required.
Additional Information :
Required Skills and Abilities:
COMMUNICATION: Possess the ability to communicate technical information and ideas
to effectively present information and respond to questions from others
Speaking and listening for communicating with patients, nurses, doctors, families and visitors.
Must be a self-starter; able to work quickly and efficiently without constant direction.
Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients in his/her assigned area.
Visual acuity for accurate reading of gauges, thermometers, set sheets, and examination of instruments for proper functioning.
The incumbent must be aware of the proper handling and use of all equipment and supplies.
Ability to maintain information in a confidential manner in accordance with all regulatory requirements.
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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