Surgical Scrub Tech FT Metro Surgery Center
Posted on: June 12, 2022
Metro Surgery Center is seeking a full time -Surgical Scrub
Technologist to join the team!
USPI was founded in 1998 with a promise to deliver high-quality,
lower-cost solutions in our communities, and in doing so, form
collaborations with other like-minded institutions and physicians.
Today we are the largest ambulatory surgery platform in the
country, with more than -350 -ambulatory surgery centers and 28
surgical hospitals. -We are also part of Tenet Healthcare, a unique
and diversified enterprise which enables us to have access to
additional resources and a greater support system.
Anticipates the needs of the surgical team. Establishes and
maintains sterile field during surgical procedures in the operating
room. Reporting Relationship: Reports to Clinical
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Ensures sterility of all supplies and instruments during set up of
Assists circulating nurse and surgical team in maintaining sterile
Assists circulating nurse in gathering necessary surgical supplies
Is responsible for doing sponge, needle, and instrument count
pre-operatively and intra-operative with the circulating nurse.
Gowns and gloves surgeons and assistants.
Assists in keeping physician preference cards accurate/updated.
Retains all specimens to be sent to pathology, confirming
source/name of specimen with surgeon.
Transports all surgical equipment to appropriate cleaning areas.
Assists in sterile supply with cleaning and reprocessing of
Interacts appropriately and effectively with all patients/others
regardless of age or ethnic background.
Uses Standard Universal Precautions, appropriate hand hygiene,
personal protective equipment, and safe practices to ensure
personal safety and a safe environment.
Assists with environmental hazard and infection control
surveillance and participates in emergency preparedness drills.
Follows all equipment and safety guidelines and is responsible for
knowledgeable use and care of equipment.
Serves as a resource to other members of the health care team.
Attends inservices, conferences, and meetings as required.
Communicates effectively and courteously with visitors, physicians,
and their office staffs, patients, and employees. Maintains
patient, physician, and employee privacy and confidentiality per
Maintains designated certifications such as CPR, as offered by the
Acts in accordance with the vision, mission, and business
philosophy of the Center.
Complies with Policies and Procedures, and adheres to safety
guidelines to ensure a safe work and patient care environment.
To perform this job successfully, an individual shall be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Education and/or Experience
High School Diploma/GED; completion of a Scrub Technician Program.
Two years experience as a Scrub Tech in multiple specialties or an
equivalent combination of education and experience.
Able to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in
standardized situations. Other skills and abilities: General
familiarity with medical terminology as it pertains to anatomy and
surgical procedures for an operating room.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that shall be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently
required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel
objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms, climb or
balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk, and hear. The
employee shall regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and
occasionally lift and /or move up to 100 pounds.
USPI'S EDGE-(Every Day Giving Excellence) USPI'S EDGE is the key to
the differentiation of USPI as a customer-focused company. The
process of completing EDGE- requirements establishes processes and
measurements that are collected, assimilated, and shared throughout
USPI. All employees are involved with EDGE. The involvement can
range from doing their jobs to taking on the role of gathering
and/or entering data into the computer. All employees shall at some
time during their employment be required to participate in the EDGE
program. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of
1996 Responsible for knowing the processes involved assuring the
standards established by HIPAA, and ensuring they are followed
including the practices and records relating to the use and
disclosure of Protected Health Information.
Work Environment: -The work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of
this job, the employee is regularly exposed to toxic or caustic
chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne
particles, extreme cold, and the risk of radiation.
The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and is
occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, and the risk
of electrical shock.
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an
applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status
or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless
doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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