Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center SURGICAL TECHNICIAN in Ogdensburg, New York
Sets up and handles the sterile instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during surgical procedures. Must understand procedures being performed and anticipate the needs of the surgeon. Performs appropriate counts, cleans/prepares instruments for terminal sterilization and assist with cleaning of room when necessary.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or Equivalent with 2 years clinical experience. Prefer a graduate from an accredited Surgical Tech program; certification required within two years of hire. Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development across the life span and the ability to use that knowledge to individualize the plan and delivery of care or services. Must maintain current CPR certification.