The Surgical Support Technician 1 is responsible for maximizing
the efficiency of the operating rooms (OR) before, during and after
surgical procedures by assisting with room set up and turnover,
supplies and equipment set up, inventory maintenance and non
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Cleans surfaces and equipment in the Operating Room (OR).
Performs proper OR decontamination after each surgical procedure
and as deemed necessary by surgical team. Collects and discards
hospital waste using standard precautions and Occupational Safety
and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines.
Performs various transporting duties including, but not limited
to, patient, lab and supply transport.
Inventories, monitors par levels, orders and restocks supplies
in areas where supplies are maintained to ensure proper
Ensures supplies and instruments are available for surgical
procedures by auditing case carts using the doctor preference card
(DPC). Replenish supplies and instruments as needed.
Assists the clinician with tasks that are needed inside and
outside the OR. Opens sterile supplies for procedures, under direct
supervision of appropriate clinician.
Prepares for surgical procedures by ensuring instrument sets are
complete and available. Performs case cart process by picking
supplies and instruments for upcoming cases. Performs flash
sterilization tests to ensure proper functionality.
Assists with medical emergencies following established
procedures and guidelines. Completes all on call duties in timely
and efficient manner, and acts as first line resource person to
surgical team while on call.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Previous experience in healthcare related field preferred.
Use of basic office equipment and computer literacy
Ability to multi task and self lead problem solving skills.
Ability to demonstrate precision and flexibility.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Tuition Reimbursement
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or
Location - Baylor University Medical Center (DallasTX)
Unit/Dept - Surgery
Shift/Schedule - Weekends Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (630am
- EDUCATION - H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent
- EXPERIENCE - Less than 1 Year of Experience
- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or CPR within 30 days or hire or