Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center

Leitchfield , KY

Operating Room Tech

Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center
Leitchfield, KY Full-time
Posted on August 28, 2018

Twin Lakes Regional Medical Centeris currently accepting applications/resumes for the following positions: Operating Room Tech

Under the guidance of a registered nurse, this position shares in the responsibility for the care and safety of the patients who come under the surgical teams care. Participates in pre-operative patient preparation, positioning and pre / post operative transporting. Establishes a sterile field, and scrubs on surgical cases to assist in the operative procedure by passing / holding instruments, accounting for sponges, needles and instruments, and assisting with specimen handling. Assists in ordering / stocking supplies and organization of case carts. This position requires call. No scheduled weekend or holiday work. Call is a 9 tech rotation for weekday, weekends, and holidays.

The minimum qualifications are:

  • High School graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited School of Surgical Technology, and/or possess a current ORT Certification is preferred.
  • Minimum of one year previous hospital experience is required with operating room or central sterile room experience desirable.
  • Must possess knowledge of Basic Patient Care, Medical Terminology, and thorough knowledge of Principles of Aseptic Technique to include knowledge of proper surgical scrub.

If a Certified Surgical Technician, must also have completed a basic Anatomy and Physiology course and have basic knowledge of surgical instruments, OR room set-up, and suture material.

Sign On Bonus available with 2+years appropriate experience.

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