Baptist Medical Center South OR Scrub Tech in Montgomery, Alabama
OR Scrub Tech
- The OR Scrub Tech Position is responsible for scrubbing on surgical procedures in all specialties performed in the area of Surgical Services. Functions as a member of the surgical team. Responsible for setting up assigned cases, maintaining a sterile field, counting appropriate items with circulating nurse used during surgical cases. This position requires an understanding of the principles of aseptic technique and sterilization. Performs a variety of tasks such as care of instruments, supplies, sutures, needles and basic equipment, as well as stocking, cleaning, inventory, etc. the surgical technician must know policies and procedures pertaining to duties and be able to fulfill verbal and written instructions. Strictly adheres to all OSHA guidelines, safety and infection control policies.
Education/Experience: High school graduate or GED; Hospital experience preferred in area of Surgical Services, not required.
License/Certificates: BCLS certification within 3 months; Certification preferred, not mandatory.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
· Completion of a certified technician program or acceptable on the job training program
· Possesses interpersonal skills.