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SURGERY TECH I GI LAB - GI LAB

Department:  Support Services
Status:  Full Time
Shift:  1st

Participates as member of the surgical team under direct supervision of an RN/Charge Nurse or Clinical Manager. Functions in the role of scrub/assist person and assisting physician and/or RN. Responsible for direct and indirect care of patients. Assists with maintenance, care of instruments, supplies and equipment according to the manufacturers’ instructions, standards of infection prevention, and institutional policies/procedures. Practices appropriate initiation and maintenance of sponge, needle and miscellaneous item counts and equipment according to policy.  Decontaminates, cleans and care for operating room equipment utilizing clean/sterile technique used in a procedural setting. Identifies, gathers, and prepares instrument and equipment and specialty items for all procedures in a timely manner according to preference card. Acknowledges physiologic needs for the patient (size of equipment, maintenance of body temperature and patient safety). May require on call duty. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Education and Experience

Solid computer technical skills required, including proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) and additional Organizational systems (Affinity, SMS, and PACS)

A minimum of 1-year recent OR experience preferred

Qualified bilingual or multilingual candidates preferred

 

Certifications Required

Basica Life Support (BLS) via the American Heart Association 

 


Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Surgical Tech, Medical Technologist, Gastroenterology, Laboratory, Physiology, Healthcare, Science

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