KEY SUCCESS FACTORS*Knowledge of infection prevention and regulatory sterilization standards.
Baylor Scott And White Health
$1,000 Sign On Bonus *JOB SUMMARY*The Surgical Technician 2 functions in the inter operative phase of patient care to expedite surgical procedures, under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse.
Follows infection control policies, Association of perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) recommendation practices, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines, and other regulatory requirements in order to assure a safe work environment for self, coworkers and patients.
Good verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills to interact with surgical and central sterile processing team members.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE*Sets up the operating room according to surgical procedure schedules; arranges sterile set up of instrument table supplies and equipment required for specific procedure.
Knowledge of the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique.
Knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures and implementation tools and technologies to assist surgeons with invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.