Providence is calling a Surgical Technologist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Surgery Department at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
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$10,000. Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.
The Surgical Technologist will be under the supervision and direction of the Perioperative Nurse, collaborates with OR team in providing efficient, safe, cost effective patient care outcomes. The OR Technician will be proficient in all specialties and will take call as scheduled.
In this position you will:
Provide safe, efficient scrubbing technique for all specialties
Facilitate the availability of supplies, and properly maintained equipment and Instruments for surgical cases
Provide sterile instrumentation for surgical cases
Maintain a quiet environment during induction of anesthetic and waking the patient
Acknowledge concerns of patient while they are awake
Recognize patient anxiety, and help decrease stimulation
Ensure a sterile field is set up and maintained throughout each surgical case by implementation of aseptic technique and Body Substance Isolation (BSI)
Provide safe care to patient and provides safe environment for personnel in the OR suite
Ensure integrity of pathology specimen for transport to Pathology
Ensure proper maintenance of equipment and instrumentation
Ensure all instrumentation is accounted for at end of case
Ensure safety of Sterile Processing Department personnel when sending down case carts
Identify performance improvement concerns with team members
Maintain Patient Confidentiality
Adhere to hospital system requirements for Patient Rights and Confidentiality
Perform duties in Support Roles
Supports staff for lunches and breaks
Provides competent care appropriate to the patient population
Locate and acquire all supplies and equipment needed to complete case carts
Pick PPDs accurately and efficiently for next day scheduled surgery
Required qualifications for this position include:
Preferred qualification for this position includes:
- Graduate of an approved Operation Room Technician Program
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits
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Job Category: Surgical Techs
Req ID: 349871