The Surgical Technician II is an Integral member of Surgical Team. Responsible to scrub in all OR cases. Also, assists the surgical team during procedures performed on patients to ensure appropriate selection/preparation, and sterility of instrumentation and equipment necessary contributing to a positive outcome for the patient. The OR Surgical Technician II will work collaboratively with the Perioperative Team to assure the practice of the Patient and Family Centered Care Model in an environment that exemplifies best practice
Schedule: Full time days
About Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a 171 bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain directly across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of our patients by offering comprehensive care in a wide variety of specialties. At Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, our world revolves around our patients and their families, which is why we've been nationally recognized for our best practices in patient care, safety measures and surgical outcomes. If you're looking for more than a career, join Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital. Our patients call it better care. Our employees call it home.
High School Diploma or equivalent required. Surgical Technician Certification required. 1 year of Surgical Technician experience preferred. Must present and submit Certification of Graduation, as follows:
• ARC/STSA-Accredited Surgical Technology Program
• NBSTSA- Certification is conferred by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
Staff adheres to all I.C.A.R.E. Standards. Expertly performs role of a resource surgical technician in a specific specialty. Precepts staff members to scrub techniques and patient safety goals, relating to scrubbing. Contributes to the O.R. team by participating in staff in-service presentation. Accountable for accurate counts of sponges, needles and instruments as directed by surgical procedures. Able to scrub on all surgical procedures independently. Demonstrate knowledge of surgical instrumentation and equipment. Accountable for accurate counts of sponges, needles and instruments as directed by surgical procedures. Dynamic, fast paced environment.
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an employee's protected status, such as age, race, sex, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation.