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The surgical technologist in the OR provides assistance to the surgeon and PA and OR team during the time the patient is present in the operating room.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Work with all members of the health care team to provide optimal care to the patient throughout their surgical experience.
Maintain a friendly, positive and caring attitude with all patient, physicians and staff.
Assist in assuring that the proper supplies, instruments and equipment are available for the procedure.
Assist in assuring that equipment is functioning properly.
Monitor use of all supplies used. Assist with inventory control by proper count of supplies/time used.
Continue education to meet State requirements and keep current with health care.
Take an active role on committees within the department.
Identifies actual and potential risk to patients and others and takes action to minimize or eliminate risk and maximize safety.
Ability to remove oneself personally from given situations, remaining objective
Ability to exhibit cooperation, flexibility, and provide assistance when interfacing with patients, physician and staff
Understanding of the need for and evidence of consistent respect for confidentiality/HIPAA
Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
Consistency and timeliness in attendance
Education / Experience
Graduation from an accredited school for surgical technologists; current State licensure and CPR
Two years of orthopedics outpatient experience is desired for position
Problem solving skills
Skill in using a computer
Skill in organizing and reporting information that is accurate and complete
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all staff
Ability to communicate clearly
The work environment/physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This description is intended to describe the essential job functions, the general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of a person so classified. Other functions may be assigned and management retains the right to add or change the duties at any time.
How we are protecting team members from COVID-19? Employee and patient health and safety is our top priority. At Proliance, we are adhering to CDC, State and local orders regarding COVID-19 and have implemented processes and precautions across our facilities to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Following the most recent vaccination mandate for healthcare workers in Washington State, and our commitment to the health and safety of our employees and patients, all Proliance employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination upon hire, or proof of a medical or religious exemption.
Proliance Surgeons offers a generous benefits package including Medical/RX, Dental, Vision, 401k with profit sharing and more! Plus ALL of our employees enjoy the free perks of our employee purchasing program offering a variety of discounts on purchases made every day – including cell phone service!
Proliance Surgeons is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment, and we welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds, perspectives, experiences, and skills to apply.
All employment decisions at Proliance Surgeons are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.
Proliance Eastside Surgery Center
12911 120th Avenue NE Suite H-110 Kirkland, WA 98034-3061