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Surgical Tech - Operating Room

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Answer your calling by bringing your surgical expertise to Good Samaritan Medical Center’s Operating Room!

 

Good Samaritan Medical Center, located in Lafayette (North Metro), is an acute care community hospital and Level II Trauma Center boasting nearly 250 beds total. Good Samaritan Medical Center shares a campus with Kaiser Permanente and has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals in 2016.

 

Our OR consists of 14 surgical suites with 1 designated cystoscopy room.  We perform all types of surgical cases except open heart and transplants, including DaVinci robotics and deep brain stimulation surgeries.

This Surgical Tech is a 10- hour night shift which is eligible for $4.50 PER HOUR shift differential and a set schedule of Monday - Thursday 2045-0730 with no call.
 
The position assists the surgical team by acting as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies and equipment during surgical procedures. Maintains constant vigilance for the maintenance of the sterile field.
  • Checks supplies/instrumentation and equipment needed for surgical procedures and ensures they are working properly.
  • Opens sterile supplies and sets up the table for each surgical procedure.
  • Provides a sterile field for surgical procedures. Ensures that the members of the surgical team are properly attired and assists the surgeon with draping the patient to isolate the operative site.
  • Assists in the maintenance of the sterile field by applying principles of aseptic techniques and informing the surgeon/surgical team of infractions.
  • Passes instruments and supplies to the surgeon.
  • Counts sponges and sharps with the RN prior to the surgery and before the incision is closed.
  • Cleans and prepares the instruments for sterilization.
  • Assists in the maintenance of specialty surgical services.
  • Prepares the sterile dressing for the patient’s incision.

·         The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.       

  • High School diploma or equivalent, required
  • Successful completion of an accredited Operating Room/Surgical Tech program, required
  • Current certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist, required
  • Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, or obtain certification within one month of employment, required
  • Two years of surgical tech experience, preferred
Organization: Good Samaritan Medical Center, Lafayette, CO
Primary Location: CO-Denver/Boulder/Surrounding Areas-Lafayette
Department: GSMC-GSM-Operating Room
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Night Shift
Job Posting: 9/30/2017 10:58:49 PM
FTE: 1.0
Job Number: 17007938
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