Surgical Technician

NVT Staffing
Vienna, VA
Nov 12, 2020
Nov 26, 2020
Full Time
Experienced scrub tech who worked in accredited surgery center. Usually we start at 6 or 7 am and finish at 3 or 4 pm. Exceptional communication skills. - Conveys enthusiasm and passion. - Desire to serve the practice and be a positive liaison between Dr. and the patient. - Passion for the goals of the practice. - Must be approachable and compassionate. - Take initiative and be confident in decision making. - Ability to demonstrate concern for patient's problems and stay calm. - Knowledge of the Operating Room, familiarity with OSHA guidelines and ability to assist Dr. and clinical staff during patient and surgical days. - Great organization -Patient Care skills - Confirms surgeries, pre-operative appointments and in office procedures. - Perform Pre-operative and Post-operative exams for patients. Also, responsible for follow-up appointments, injectable, lasers, etc. - Prepares all pre-operative paperwork, calls to confirm all surgical staff for surgery. - As needed, clean all instruments used in exam room and sterilize instruments used in the operating room. - Managing restocking of exam rooms daily to ensure that Dr. has all of the necessary supplies needed throughout the day. - Prepare fillers for patient treatments - this involves attaching the proper needle for the prepackaged injectable syringes. - Assist in the office with any medical procedures and patient visits. - Accurately document in patient charts. - Make follow-up calls to patients and answer any medical questions. Operating Room Responsibilities - Order and track supplies needed for surgical cases - Ensure all Biohazard log books are kept up to date and schedule any pick-ups. - Review all surgical charts after procedure and make sure everything is appropriately filled out and all signatures are in the necessary areas. - Oversee inventory of medical supplies for exam rooms and operating room. - Help manage all credentialing paperwork for the new facility. Job Requirements:Providing care to surgical patientsPrepare operating room for surgical proceduresAssist the surgical team during surgical procedures, passing instruments and suppliesProvide surgical and sterile processing dutiesAssisting with all surgical proceduresMaintain instrumentation and surgical supplies on sterile field for accurate surgical countingProcess surgical instrumentation and suppliesClean and sterilize all surgical instrumentsChecking surgical machines and equipmentFunction in a surgical technician capacityCoordinate instrumentation and surgical supplies, and assist surgical suite preparation for a variety of surgical casesBring patients to the procedureAssist during procedures and clean surgical instruments and prepare surgical packsAssist in preparing surgical specimenPrepare surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and suppliesAssisting or scrubbing on all surgical proceduresAssess operating room conditions, including patient and surgical teamCover with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposureCoordinate surgical and clinical schedulesAct as first surgical assistant to the surgeon