Certified Surgical Technician in Henderson, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maria Parham Health

The Nurse Tech performs and assumes responsibility for specific patient care activities, such as caring for the patient needs, obtaining and recording vital signs, as appropriate for the age of the patients within a designated time frame.  Functions under the direct supervision of a RN in accordance with established Maria Parham Medical Center policies.  Specific job duties are as followed:

  • Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies. 
  • Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments.
  • Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Passes instruments to physician during surgery. 
  • Continually accounts for number and location of instruments and supplies during surgery.
  • Receives and processes specimens for delivery to the laboratory.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Education Requirements include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Graduate of a Program in Discipline 
  • Surgical Tech License required
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. 
  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
  • Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS)

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran