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Surgical Tech - Surgery - Varied - Full-time - Kenosha, WI in Kenosha, WI at Froedtert South

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Description

The Surgical Technologist position has two categories: Surgical Technologist (uncertified) and Surgical Technologist Certified. A Surgical Technologist is considered an entry-level technologist. Surgical Technologists work under the supervision of a surgeon and registered nurse to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures, ensuring that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly, and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. Surgical Technologists possess expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combine the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic procedures.

  • Education: Associate Degree in: Surgical Technologist

  • Experience Required: Entry Level

  • Has graduated from an accredited school in an Operating Room Technician (ORT) or Surgical Technologist (ST) program.

  • Current BLS and/or CPR certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross or ability to obtain certification within 6 weeks of hire.

  • Will be required to obtain certification within six months of hire.