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Beaumont Health System Surgical Technologist in Trenton, Michigan

div spanspanb**Potential sign on bonus available! $5,000 for Full-Time and $2,500 for Part-Time Surgical Techs**/b/span/spanspanspanbspanGeneral Summary:/span/b/span/spanspanspanbspan/span/b/span/spanspanspanspanSurgical 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 has an understanding of 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./span/span/spanspanspanspan/span/span/spanspanspanspan/span/span/spanspanspanbspanEssential Duties/span/bspan:span /span/span/span/spanspanspanspan/span/span/spanul type="disc"li class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanPrepares and anticipates instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for usage during the procedure./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanSets up the sterile back table and Mayo stand with instruments, supplies, equipment, and medications/solutions needed for the procedure./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanPerforms initial instrument, sharps and sponge counts with the circulator./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanParticipates in the surgical site and patient verification during the briefing process./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanAssists with draping the patient and establishing the sterile field./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanAnticipates the needs of the surgeon by passing instruments and supplies to surgeon during procedure./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanMaintains highest standard of sterile technique during the procedure./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanPrepares and passes off specimen(s) as appropriate/span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanCleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanAssists other members of the team with cleaning the operating room to facilitate turn overs./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspanParticipates in debriefing and quality improvement practices to ensure quality patient care./span/span/span/lili class="MsoNormal"spanspanspang