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Twenty-five operating rooms performing a vast variety of operative procedures/surgical specialties including Trauma and Open-Heart surgery programs. The department provides elective and emergent surgery 7 days per week, 24 hours per day. Staff rotate on call, holidays and weekend assignments.
Surgical Technologists work under the supervision and delegatory authority of a surgeon to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive and non-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 are experts in the theory and application of the principles of asepsis and sterile technique to combine the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation and tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. The surgical technologist handles the instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure. He/she understands the procedure being performed and anticipates the needs of the surgeon. He/she has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care during the operative procedure and is constantly on vigil for maintenance of the sterile field.
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Prepares and anticipates instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for usage during the procedure.
Sets up the sterile back table and Mayo stand with instruments, supplies, equipment, and medications/solutions needed for the procedure.
Performs initial instrument, sharps and sponge counts with the circulator.
Participates in the surgical site and patient verification during the briefing process.
Assists with draping the patient and establishing the sterile field.
Anticipates the needs of the surgeon by passing instruments and supplies to surgeon during procedure.
Maintains highest standard of sterile technique during the procedure.
Prepares and passes off specimen(s) as appropriate
Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization.
Assists other members of the team with cleaning the operating room to facilitate turnovers.
Participates in debriefing and quality improvement practices ensuring quality patient care.
Assists in the development of a proper learning environment in relation to orientation and education of personnel and students.
Performs other duties as assigned.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Education / Training:
High School Diploma or equivalent. In lieu of education requirements, 5 years of related experience per the job description will also be accepted.
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program preferred.
Prior training required by a hospital, Surgical Technology, or military program that meets the knowledge, skill, and ability required to perform the role.
1 year of relevant experience. Minimum of one-year experience is preferred for all roles.
Certification, Licensure, Registration:
CRT-Surgical Technologist, Certified (CST) - NBSTSA National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting 180 Days preferred
Preferred Membership to the Association of Surgical Technologists (AST)
Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA American Heart Association Upon Hire required Or
Basic Life Support (BLS) - ARC American Red Cross Upon Hire required
Excellent interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills, and able to adapt to rapidly changing environment.
Corewell Health Dearborn Hospital
Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the "Top 10 Hospitals" in Michigan, this major teaching and research hospital has been advancing care for the greater Dearborn, Michigan region since 1953. Corewell Health Dearborn Hospital is verified as a Level II trauma center and has been recognized for clinical excellence and innovation in the fields of orthopedics, neurosciences (Stroke Center of Excellence), women's health, heart and vascular, and cancer care. Clinical staff here have the opportunity to participate in training for residents from Wayne State's University School of Medicine.
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