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This position is responsible for preparing and passing instruments and equipment for assigned surgical procedures in accordance with hospital and department standards and is responsible for carrying out identified patient care needs delegated by an RN, Physician or Manager/Supervisor. This position fulfills scrub role for patients undergoing complex specialty procedures.
High school graduate or equivalent is required.
Completion of surgical technology program is required.
A minimum of five years experience is required.
Ability to proficiently scrub 3 specialty areas including but not limited to: Transplants, Open Heart, Urology, Neurology, Titanium Rib, Robotics etc. is required.
Current CPR certification is required.
Must have completed an accredited surgical technology education program AND hold the certification. OR
Must have completed an appropriate technologist certification training program in the U.S. military or U.S. Public Health Service. OR
Surgical Technologist must have been employed to practice in health care facilities prior to 9/1/09.