Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.
The Surgical Technician is primarily responsible for scrubbing on surgical procedures in all specialties performed in the area of Surgical Services. Functions as a member of the surgical team. Responsible for setting up assigned cases, maintaining a sterile field, counting appropriate items with circulating nurse used during surgical cases. This position requires an understanding of the principles of aseptic technique and sterilization. Performs a variety of tasks such as care of instruments, supplies, sutures, needles and basic equipment, as well as stocking, cleaning, inventory, etc. The surgical technician must know policies and procedures pertaining to duties and be able to fulfill verbal and written instructions. Strictly adheres to all OSHA guidelines, safety and infection control policies
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Hospital experience preferred in area of Surgical Services, not required.
Certification preferred, not mandatory.
Completion of a certified technician program or acceptable on the job training program.
Possesses interpersonal skills.
Ability to communicate appropriately, verbal or written.
Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South
Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery
Job: OR SCRUB TECH
Organization: Baptist Health
Job Type: Full-time
Job Posting: 05/20/2018, 11:00:00 PM