Surgical Technologist (sign-on bonus)
Company: Mosaic Life Care
Location: Saint Joseph
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Operating Room Department
Full Time Status
This position performs and functions as a member of the surgical
team. Passes instruments to the surgeon, assists the surgeon and/or
holds retractors during surgical procedures.
This position works under the supervision of the Director-OR\\SPD
and OR Clinical Specialist and is employed by Mosaic Health
Assumes responsibility for setting up and passing instruments,
labeling medications, holding retractors, assisting the surgeon,
and assists with circulating duties as necessary. Applies and
maintains principles of asepsis and infection control
Assists in preparing the operating room for procedure, obtaining
needed equipment and supplies. Maintains working knowledge of
assembly and function of surgical instrumentation and equipment.
Prepares the operating room for the next procedure by utilizing
proper cleaning techniques and returning equipment to designated
Completes required sponge, needle and instrument counts following
policy/procedure. Anticipates the needs of equipment and
instruments by the surgeon during an operation utilizing physician
preference cards. Researches information of surgical procedure as
Handles and cares for surgical specimens according to
Assists with positioning, prepping, draping of the patient, and
with transfer of the patient to and from the operating room.
Applies surgical dressings.
High school diploma or GED equivalent. Completion of surgical
technologist education program preferred.
Minimum six months surgical technologist experience. Clinical
rotation in surgical technologist program acceptable as
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