Sanford Health

Surgical Technologist PRN - Surgery

Worthington, Minnesota
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Mar 06, 2018
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The Surgical Technologist is a member of the surgical team who works with other personnel in delivering quality patient care to clients and assumes responsibilities pre-operatively, intra-operatively and post-operatively. The Surgical Technologist demonstrates technical competencies and knowledge of aseptic technique, operating room policies and procedures, equipment, supplies and instruments used in the operating room. The Surgical Technologist has positive interpersonal relationships and well-developed critical thinking skills. He/she supports the philosophy, goals and standards of the hospital, department and unit. The Surgical Technologist has knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age-related patient care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. The Surgical Technologist is scrubbed in for short or long periods of time. The Surgical Technologist is able to work in a fast-paced environment and must be able to adjust to changes in duties with minimal notice as the schedule requires. Responsible for OR room set up, set up of necessary instruments, assisting the surgeon with the handling of instruments, clean up following OR procedures, processing of soiled instruments and equipment.Must possess good communication skills with patients, family members, physicians, and other customers. Must possess good organizational skills and demonstrated ability to maintain sterile technique.


Surgical technician.


Expected to be CPR certified every other year. Prefer at least one workshop per year as related to sterile processing or surgical scrub technician role. Minimum of graduate of a school of Surgical Technology.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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