Full Job Description
Surgical Technician selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and
equipment during Plastic, General, ENT. Oculoplastics, GYN, Orthopedic,
Podiatry, and Urology surgeries. Responsibilities also include scrubbing
and providing instruments, sutures and other sterile supplies during surgical
for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and
ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct
instruments and supplies. Plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.
the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates
equipment during surgery.
the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout
the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into
case cart for processing. Participates in counting of sharps, instruments
and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.
that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.
with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing
supplies and cleaning operating rooms.
provide business support to the department including assigned
School or equivalent (Required)