Scrub Technician I
Company: CentraState Healthcare System
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Overview: Functions as a member of the surgical team under the
direct supervision of a RN. Performs scrub duties on surgical cases
and assists RN in setting up for surgical procedures.
Maintains aseptic technique throughout surgical procedure. Reports
and breaks in technique to surgeon and circulator.
Is in room and ready to start by 7a or 7p for assigned shift and
when c-section is called.
Reports any defective equipment immediately to Biomed department
and to resource nurse.
Obtains extra equipment necessary for surgical procedure.
Observes progress of surgery and demonstrates an ability to
anticipate the needs of the surgeon and possible need for
additional instruments and supplies.
Stocks unit carts and patient rooms with supplies, maintains logs
for code carts, airflow values, and refrigerator temperatures.
Opens sterile supplies using appropriate technique.
Clarifies name and expiration of medication with circulator.
Labels all medications and solutions used on surgical field.
Arranges instruments and supplies properly for specific
Maintains surgical field in orderly fashion to facilitate
accessibility and relief by another staff member.
Returns supplies to proper areas.
Demonstrates an understanding of the function of the sterilization
and decontamination principles.
Provides considerate respectful care focused on the patients'
Affirms the patient's right to make decisions regarding his/her
medical care, including the decision to discontinue treatment, to
the extent permitted by law.
Demonstrates the ability to obtain information and interpret
information in terms of the needs of the age of the patients cared
for. Demonstrates an understanding of the range of care needed
based on the age of the patients cared for. Demonstrates knowledge
of growth, development and /or adult health throughout the life
span as appropriate to the job performed.
Patient care responsibilities include taking vital signs as per
unit routine, emptying urinary catheters, rounding on patients.
Qualifications: Education: High School Diploma Or Equivalent
Required and Graduate Technician Program Preferred or Additional
Educational Requirements High school graduate or equivalency.
Successful completion of OR Technician program (or graduate of
accredited LPN program with NJ license). Work Experience: Related
Experience Additional Experience Requirements Previous experience a
plus. Licenses and Certifications: BLS Required Additional
Certification/Licensure Requirements Maintains annual CEU
requirements as per NJ Department of Health. Required Knowledge and
Skills: Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal
skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare
team. About Us: CentraState Healthcare System, a partner of
Atlantic Health System, is a fully accredited, not-for-profit,
community-based health system that provides comprehensive health
services in the central New Jersey region. In addition to offering
a full range of leading-edge diagnostic and treatment options,
CentraState serves as a valuable health partner focused on the
latest ways to prevent disease, promote healthy behaviors, and help
people of all ages live life well. Based in Freehold, CentraState
is comprised of a 284-bed acute-care hospital, a vibrant health and
wellness campus, three award-winning senior living communities, a
charitable foundation, and convenient satellite health pavilions
offering primary care and specialty physician practices, along with
access to outpatient services, such as lab and physical therapy.
The system also offers a family medicine residency and geriatric
fellowship training program in affiliation with Rutgers Robert Wood
Johnson Medical School. Among its many honors and accreditations,
CentraState is one of less than two percent of hospitals nationwide
to earn Magnet® designation for nursing excellence four times and
was designated a Great Place to Work-Certified--- Company by Great
Place to Work® for the second consecutive year. When you bring your
talent to CentraState, you are joining a trailblazing healthcare
facility, committed to providing high-quality, patient-focused
care. Join us in making incredible strides in health care, and
making a difference in our community. We believe in enriching the
lives of our employees through work/life balance initiatives,
tuition assistance, career advancement opportunities and much more.
Find out why our employees love their jobs and being part of the
CentraState family! What We Offer: Highly competitive
Excellent benefits package and rewards program
403(b) retirement plan with company match
401(a) retirement plan with employer contribution
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Profit Sharing Program
Growth Opportunity and Workforce Development Initiatives
Continuing Education / Onsite Training
A warm, welcoming company culture based upon mutual respect and a
collaborative goal of providing excellent patient care
Concierge Services with Work & Family Benefits
Magnet recognized healthcare facility
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