CommonSpirit Health was formed by the
alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health.
With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and
hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit
is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our
world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need
caring and our families need protection. With our combined
resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities
advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how
and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in
JOB SUMMARY / PURPOSE
to the safe, efficient operation of the surgical suite by assisting
the physician, circulating RNs and anesthesia personnel during all
levels of surgical procedures. Has primary responsibility for
set-up of the instruments/equipment on the sterile field to perform
each surgical procedure, operation, and cleaning of all procedural
equipment during procedures. Works as a team member to provide
harmonious flow of the surgical schedule and operating room running
ESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
appropriate to the age of the patients served.
Contributes to efficient operation of the surgical suite and
Maintains confidentiality of information in the surgical suite and
Assists in delivering high quality care services in a professional,
compassionate and courteous manner with respecting the dignity and
individuality of each person who comes in contact with the
organization by following the Standards of Excellence, Standards of
Behavior and Conduct and Standards of Professional
Gives direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the
Responsible for the care, handling, and processing of all of the
equipment and instruments.
Prepares and sets up for all surgical procedures ensuring that the
correct equipment and supplies are available during the
Ability to assist the physicians as needed with equipment and
supplies consistent with their job classification.
Knowledge of all complex and therapeutic procedures performed in
Ability to set up and assist with out of the department cases at
the bedside or in the OR as necessary
Passing sterile instruments during surgery in anticipation of the
Able to recognize and communicate any patient issues to RN or
physician during the procedure.
Maintains supplies and stocks procedure rooms and travel carts
during down time
Assists with tracking locations and maintaining inventory of
Disinfects and cleans scopes and equipment according to SGNA/ASGE
standards and hospital policy.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education for Staff Job Levels
be a graduate of an approved technician program
Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Manual dexterity and strong attention to detail. Experience with
varied high tech surgical equipment.
year of OR, endoscopy or hospital experience preferred