Uses sound clinical judgement and critical thinking skills to provide a safe environment for patient care. Is accountable for anticipating and meeting surgeon specific needs, which ultimately effects patient care. Maintains positive interaction with members of the health care team to effectively provide quality care. Works effectively with others to achieve a perception of professionalism, superior service and teamwork. Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities: 1. High school graduate or equivalent and completion of an approved surgical technologist program, prior multi-specialty experience preferred. 2. Certification (either CST or ST-C) within 90 days of start date. 3. American Heart Association BLS certification within 60 days of start date and renewed every 2 years. 4. Interpersonal skills necessary to communicate effectively with healthcare team. 5. Critical thinking skills necessary to assess, plan, direct on the sterile field. 6. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail. 7. Ability to lift and maneuver equipment; ability to position and transfer patients using assistive devices and proper body mechanics. 8. Ability to utilize sensory skills for clinical and environmental assessment. 9. Ability to provide care for patients in the following age groups: Infant - Birth to 1 year; Child – 2 to 12 years; Adolescent – 13 to 18 years; Adult – 19 to 65 years; Geriatric – over 65 years.
Internal Number: 151220230
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