Job Facility: U of M Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute is looking for a Surgical Technologist to join our team!
***No weekends, holidays or call required***
Responsibility to function as a member of the sterile surgical team. Responsibility for establishing the sterile field and for maintaining the integrity, safety, and efficiency of the sterile field throughout the operation.
Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age, culture, ethnicity, and specific individual diagnostic needs of the patients served in his/her department. He/she must be able to assess and interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patient’s specific needs and provide the care needed by the patient group (pediatric, adolescents and/or geriatric patient group, culture and diagnostic specific).
Consistently expresses and demonstrates compassion and courtesy for patients. Extends courtesy and support to patient's families/visitors.
About our OR:
Average 15 cases/day
Over 5,000 surgeries/year
Major patient populations served include those having elective surgical intervention that includes, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, podiatry surgery, dental surgery, venous access surgery, urology, otology and sinus surgery
What You Need to Be Successful:
CPR certification within the probationary period.
Completion of a high school level of course work with attainment of a high school diploma or state high school equivalency certificate (GED) is required.
Diploma from an accredited surgical technology program or documentation of 2 or more years of on-the-job training is required. Certification as a surgical technologist is preferred.