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Surgical Technologist OR Scrub Tech in Idaho

KA Recruiting Inc.

Last Updated: 6/14/24

Job Description

Job Summary: The Surgical Technologist prepares for and assists the Surgeon during operative procedures, adhering to approved techniques, policies, and procedures. They perform duties within the Scope of Service for Surgical Services, participate in the SJH Corporate Compliance Program, and engage in Performance Improvement activities.

Essential Functions:

Patient Care:

  • Exercise critical thinking and independent judgment in patient care within a multidisciplinary approach.
  • Assist the physician using proper techniques and ensure patient preparation for procedures.
  • Support the RN in accurately and timely carrying out physician orders.
  • Coordinate each patient's care needs with the preoperative team.
  • Adhere to medication administration policy, including labeling medications and verifying transfers.
  • Organize and prioritize the surgical plan of care efficiently.
  • Provide clear and concise reports when transferring patient care to another provider.

Quality:

  • Identify risk factors and ensure patient safety, implementing measures to prevent environmental hazards.
  • Collaborate with the RN to accurately document sharps, needles, and instrument counts.
  • Manage sharps safely to prevent injury.
  • Improve medication use safety through proper labeling and hand hygiene.
  • Follow Universal Protocol policy consistently and identify safety risks for patient populations.
  • Use supplies and equipment safely, ensuring proper functioning and reporting malfunctions.

For more information on this job or to be considered, please email a resume to [Register to View] and Marissa Katsounakis will reach out with more information.

(Reference Code: MK31519)



Company Details

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
We are a permanent placement healthcare recruiting company located in Boston, MA. We work with hundreds of hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country. We specialize in the recruitment and placement of laboratory professionals, imaging professionals, rehabilitation professionals, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse leaders, nurses, physicians, and healthcare IT professional...