Surgical Svcs Technician - FT/Days 9/19/2017
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 00323-17634
Days (rotating weekends)
One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high-quality medical services Wesley offers. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommended care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies more than any hospital in a 13-state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Galichia ER. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Galichia Heart Hospital, WESLEYCare Clinics and the Pediatric Center of Kansas.
The Surgical Technician is responsible for demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to provide assistance during surgical procedures performed in the department. The Surgery Technician is experienced in all aspects of aseptic technique, setting up the required equipment, and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases. The Surgery Technician is experienced in pulling cases as needed and breaking down cases at the end of the procedure. He/she is knowledgeable regarding instrumentation, equipment, and supply needs for all types of surgical procedures. The Surgery Technician performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery.
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
* Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
* Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification as a Surgical Technologist (CST)
Required Education or Experience
* Graduate of an approved school of surgical technology
Required Knowledge and Skills
* Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
* Knowledge of accepted operating room standards and practice
* Knowledge of instrument names, types and uses
* Knowledge of electric video operative field equipment
Last Edited: 11/30/2017