MD EyeCare Services Corporate

  • ASC Surgical Technician

    Job Locations US-MD-Towson
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/25/2018 11:00 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-2659
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Dulaney Eye Institute
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Dulaney Eye Image

    Since March of 1995, Dulaney Eye Institute has been meeting the needs of both patients and physicians.  We offer state-of-the-art equipment and highly skilled staff, who are committed to providing personal patient care.  This is your opportunity to join one of the areas most recognized leaders in ophthalmology and optometry.

     

    The Operating Room Surgical Technician (PRN) is responsible for assisting with the implementation of quality perioperative nursing care, cooperates as a team member with other members of the perioperative system as well as those within the medical and administrative systems. The Operating Room Technician participates as a member of the perioperative nursing staff in planning, policy formation, and decision making as it relates to the Operating Room. In summary, the Operating Room Technician is responsible/accountable for assisting with the administration of nursing care in a competent manner.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Assists with the safe transportation of patients to an individual Operating Suite.
    • Assists with patient positioning in accordance with established standards.
    • Assures patient safety/privacy.
    • Consistently performs all scrub duties with efficiency and speed.
    • Responsible for verifying sterility of all supplies prior to use on the surgical field.
    • Responsible for creating and maintaining a sterile field.
    • Responsible for all surgical counts according to Center policy in conjunction with the circulating nurse.
    • Anticipates surgeon’s needs for instrumentation, suture, sponges, and other supplies according to technique, procedure, and other special requirements.
    • Assists with the maintenance and care of surgical specimens under the direction of the circulating nurse according to established Center policy.
    • Assists in the care/maintenance of all equipment, instruments, and supplies.
    • Assists with maintaining and updating physician preference cards.
    • Assists with case supply selection for next day’s surgical schedule.
    • Keeps the circulating nurse informed of case progress.
    • Assists with room turnover.

    Qualifications

    • High School Graduate or GED
    • One (1) year Clinical experience in the Perioperative Setting preferable in an ambulatory surgical setting
    • Graduate an Accredited Surgical Technologist Program preferred
    • CORT preferred
    • BLS competent
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work as a team player.
    • Excellent math skills that allow for precise work (basic algebraic equations and monetary calculations).
    • Strong organization and problem solving skills, proficient with Microsoft applications

    In turn we will offer:

    • Benefits to full time team members that include comprehensive medical, dental and optical coverage, 401K and short and long term disability.
    • Company paid life insurance.
    • Paid holidays and generous paid time off.
    • Paid parking where applicable.
    • Team oriented working environment where you are heard and respected.
    • Clear career ladder opportunities.

     

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