Children's Medical Center of Dayton SURGICAL TECH in Dayton, Ohio
- Dayton Children's
Full Time A (80 hrs pp.)
High School/GED Basic computer skills Communication skills Current CPR Certification Customer service skills
A surgical technologist is responsible for assisting the surgeon in the pediatric intraoperative phase utilizing AORN and OSHA standards of practice. Collaborates with other healthcare team members to meet the patients/families needs in a cost-effective manner. Provides customer service for the patients/families, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare team members. Functions as a team player and practices open communication with a positive flexible attitude. Assists in meeting departmental goals by participating in quality improvement activities. Functions as a role model, change agent, education, coaching, and patient advocate. The role of the surgical technologist includes maintaining sterile technique, preparing for each procedure with age appropriate instrumentation and supplies, utilizing physicians preference cards, and passing instrumentation. Any budgeted position may be required to take call in accordance with the departmental policy.
REQUIRED: High school diploma/GED, completion of scrub technician program, CPR, communication, customer service and basic keyboarding skills.