Yale New Haven Health System

Specialty Resource Surgical Technologist

US-CT-Greenwich
Job ID
62784
Department
OPERATING ROOM
Category
TECHNOLOGISTS & TECHNICIANS
Position Type
Full Time Benefits Eligible
Scheduled Hours
37.5
Work Schedule
DAYS
Work Days
MONDAY - FRIDAY
Work Hours
7:00AM - 3:15PM
Work Shift
CALL COVERAGE FOR OFF SHIFTS, HOLIDAYS, AND WEEKENDS.
Requisition ID
2017-16099

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

The Specialty Resource Surgical Technologist is a certified technician who, as a result of advanced education and in-depth clinical experience in able to demonstrate proficiency in a defined area of practice. This individual is highly motivated and self-directed and requires minimal supervision in accomplishing his/her duties and responsibilities. He/she actively contributes to the knowledge and growth of self and others and is able to assume more responsibilities outside of his/her area of expertise. Essentials duties include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • 1. Accountable for the delivery of quality patient care in the Operating Room.
    • 1.1 Assists with the transportation of patients to and from the O.R.
  • 2. Assists with the preparation of equipment and supplies required for the
    • 2.1 Plans for and coordinates supplies and equipment for intraoperative use.
  • 3. Participates as a team member in the implementation of the patients' plan of care.
    • 3.1 Demonstrates proficiency with procedures and equipment appropriate to the O.R. as demonstrated by the skills check list.
  • 4. Demonstrates responsibility to the department and a commitment to personal career growth.
    • 4.1 Attends 80% of required unit staff meetings; reads and initials all meeting minutes.
  • 5. Contributes to the productivity and efficient operation of the department.
    • 5.1 Uses time efficiently in regard to overtime and completes assignments with minimal errors and within the shift, as observed by the nurse manager and clinical leaders
  • 6. Responsible for promoting the Greenwich Hospital Quality Service Excellence Standards.
    • 6.1 Maintains patient's privacy and confidentiality at all times according to hospital standards.
  • 7. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's/area's/department's policies and procedures.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

High school; graduate from certified technician program preferred, orholds license in Practical Nursing, and related Operating Room experience. National Certification as a Surgical Technologist Preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Completion of a Certified technician program with documentation of clinical experince through all services. BLS and CST Certifications.

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Ability to perform scrub assistant responsibilities

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

May be exposed to infectious diseases, hazardous waste and radiation.

 

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