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Certified Surgical Technician

Company: SightMD
Location: Brentwood
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Job Description:

Description: SightMDs vision is to be the greatest eye care company the world has ever seen. Our mission is to provide an unparalleled care experience for patients with 7-days-a-week access to world-class quality eye care in the convenience of their local neighborhoods, delivered by a dedicated, caring and talented healthcare team. SightMD is looking for a career minded individual to be at the heart of that mission and assist in the daily patient care and flow of the surgical center activities. As the Certified Surgical Technician CST, you will play a vital role in the quality care our patients receive during surgery. You will be responsible for the sterile environment of the surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the each surgical procedure. You should have an understanding of the procedure being performed and anticipate the needs of the surgeon. You must be certified as a Certified Surgical Technician and have the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care during the operative procedure while constantly being on vigil for maintenance of the sterile field. You should be able to communicate professionally, be comfortable working in a medical environment, be highly organized, have a strong customer service background, possess excellent computer and organizational skills, and embody a welcoming/friendly demeanor. Your schedule will vary, dependent on the operational hours of the surgical center. You must have the flexibility to work within these hours of operation, including occasional weekends, early mornings, or late evenings as needed. Essential Responsibilities and Requirements of the Certified Surgical Technician CST: Pre-Op Duties: Gather, check and open supplies and equipment needed for the surgical procedure Set up the sterile back table and mayo stand with instruments, supplies, equipment, medications, and solutions needed for the procedure Assist with draping and establishing the sterile field Participate in the surgical site and patient verification during the timeout procedure Secure tubing, cords and other sterile accessories Intra-Op Duties: Prepare and anticipate additional instrumentation, equipment and supplies for usage during the procedure Anticipate the surgeon needs by passing instruments and supplies during the procedure Measure and pass medications, hemostatic agents and irrigation solutions used during the procedure Hold retractors or instruments as delegated by the surgeon Sponge or suction the operative site as delegated by the surgeon Load, cut, and manage sutures Maintain the highest standard of sterile technique during the procedure Prepare and apply sterile dressings as needed Loads the intra-ocular lens (IOL) for insertion Prepare and pass off specimen as appropriate Clean and prepare instruments for terminal sterilization Assist in preparing the operating room for the next procedure, ensuring a safe and efficient turnover Post-Op/Additional Duties: Assist with hooking the patient up to the monitoring devices. (EKG/Pulse Ox ETC.) Monitor the comfort of the patient and provides verbal and tactile reassurance to the patient Assist the anesthesia provider Assist with positioning the patient, using the appropriate equipment and anatomical principles to avoid patient injury Apply the electrosurgical grounding pad Close out the room, re-stock and fill the rooms with enough surgical packs for the following days procedures Train and function as an Instrument tech as needed Perform quality control inspection of instruments ensuring there are no damages to the integrity Work with the team to ensure accurate and up to date doctor preference cards Maintain a clean and neat operating room Special projects and other duties may be assigned as needed Specific Skills: Strong written and verbal communication skills Commitment to quality in patient care Respectful interaction with co-workers Current certification in Cardiac Life Support Integrity with respect to patient confidentiality and all practice policies . Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent required Current BLS certification or obtain within 6 months of employment CST Certification from an accredited school One or more years of related work experience in operating room preferred Membership in surgical specialty society encouraged Bilingual in English and Spanish or ability to speak other languages is desirable Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends if needed Above average customer service skills and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations *SightMD provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. *SightMD is a drug free work environment Employment with SightMD is contingent upon an offer and the successful completion of all pre-employment checks, including a background and drug screen. PM19 PI113894298

Keywords: SightMD, Brentwood , Certified Surgical Technician, Other , Brentwood, New York

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