Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston Surgical Technologist - Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center in Boston, Massachusetts
Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center has an opening for a part-time, 20 hours/week Surgical Technologist in our Boston location. This position will act as an independent scrub assistant and assist during all stages of the surgical procedure. Other responsibilities include:
Maintains strict aseptic technique during set-up, patient draping and during surgical procedure;
Follows Operating Room procedures for the proper decontamination of instrumentation, equipment and room turnover;
Demonstrates advanced knowledge and expert practice while assisting with all procedures types within their surgical specialty;
Remains knowledgeable about equipment ensuring safe and efficient utilization across multiple surgical specialties;
Appropriately selects instruments, special supplies and equipment to anticipate the need of the surgical team;
Performs all counts with the circulating RN according to OR policy;
Manages all intraoperative medication in accordance with OR policy;
Assists as needed in emergency situations;
Manages surgical specimens according to Physician's orders and Hospital policy;
Maintains a collaborative work relationship with peers and colleagues in order to create a positive work environment;
Assists in the positioning, moving and transporting of patients as needed;
Reports equipment and supply problems to the OR Supervisor, Charge Nurse or Clinical Nursing Director as needed;
Completes all requirement continuing education to maintain certification, if applicable;
Performs related job duties as required.
Must be a graduate of an accredited Surgical Technologist program and be certified or certification eligible.
BLS certification required.
2 - 3 years of experience as a Surgical Technologist preferred.
Advanced knowledge of aseptic technique and infection prevention practices.
Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, microbiology and pharmacology to ensure that optimal patient care is provided.
Basic knowledge of computers, surgical equipment and infrastructure.
NOTE: No call, No weekends, No nights, Major holidays observed. 20 hours/week: Monday - Thursday. Schedule to be discussed.
Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center (BESLC) has Ambulatory Surgery Centers in Boston and Waltham, MA. BESLC is affiliated with Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston (OCB) BESLC offers excellent benefits, flexible schedule and a great team environment. Please visit www.bostoneyesurgery.com for more information.