OR TECH I - Surgery

  • Magnolia Regional Health Center
  • 611 Alcorn Drive Corinth Mississippi 38834 United States
  • Posted: Jan 14, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

Operating Room Tech - Level I
Surgery Department

Full Time 
(7:00-3:30 PM, Call Required)

Contact: cirwin@mrhc.org



Job Summary: 

To provide assistance to the surgeons during surgical cases.  The level I ORT functions under the direct supervision of the ORT preceptor.  Assists the surgeon in the sterile field by providing appropriate and adequate sterile instruments and other supplies during the operative procedure.  Maintains the surgical field through sterile practices.  Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the perioperative team.  Assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient for surgery.  Responsible for the assembly of the case and it’s components.  Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members. 

Education: 
 

GED, High School Diploma, College or Vocational Training 

Licensure:
 

None required, ORT Certification encouraged.

Experience: 
Previous on the job training in surgical technology and/or degree/certificate from an accredited surgical technology program is required.

Special Skills:
 

Basic Computer knowledge

Language/Communication/Organizational Skills:  
Must be able to communicate with various personalities; must be personable and able to provide compassion and caring.  Must possess organizational skills adaptable to daily scheduling

Mathematical Skills: 
Basic mathematical skills

Reasoning Ability:
Must have the ability to apply non-judgmental reasoning capabilities whenever necessary when dealing with patients, staff, visitors and other employees