SCH SURG TECH-CERTIFIED
Company: Sparrow Health System
Location: Saint Johns
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Job Opportunity Job ID: 25494 Positions Location: St. Johns, MI
Job Description General Purpose of Job: Description: Positions
Location: St. Johns, MI Job Description General Purpose of Job:
Assists with the delivery of direct and indirect patient surgical
care; maintains OR supplies and equipment; assists with
housekeeping duties of the department. Essential Duties: This job
description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties
assigned on a regular basis. Associates may be asked to perform
additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the
right to alter or modify the duties of the position.
- Assumes responsibility for patient and work assignments and
maintains a satisfactory physical environment in the surgical
- Recognizes and responds to priorities and sets priorities when
planning care to be given, according to assignment.
- Performs technical skills safely and according to current
procedure and demonstrates working knowledge of equipment.
- Assists surgeons as scrub nurse according to prescribed
standards, using aseptic technique.
- Disposes of surgical supplies in proper containers; instruments
are taken to dirty utility area.
- Assists the circulating nurse to get the room ready for the
next case and performs end-of-day cleaning and restocking in
- Assists in safe transportation of patients.
- Assists in housekeeping duties of the department, maintaining
use and cleanliness of autoclaves; caring for instruments and
equipment properly and helps to maintain supplies. Job Requirements
General Requirements * Surgical Technician certification from an
Work Experience * Basic computer knowledge. * Preferred - Minimum
one year Surg Tech experience in a hospital setting.
Education * High school graduate or G.E.D.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills * Able to follow written and
verbal instruction. * Ability to demonstrate the knowledge and
skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psycho/social,
educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to patient
served in service area. The skills and knowledge needed to provide
such care may be gained through education, training or
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected Veteran status. Job Family Clinical
Professional/Technical/Allied Health Requirements: Shift Days
Degree Type / Education Level High School / GED
Facility Sparrow Clinton Hospital
Experience Level New Grad
CategorySurgical TechnologistsEducationHigh School or
EquivalentExperience1 to 20+ yearsJob typeFull time
Keywords: Sparrow Health System, Lansing , SCH SURG TECH-CERTIFIED, Other , Saint Johns, Michigan
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