Wellforce Surgical Technician in Chelmsford, Massachusetts
This is an opportunity for an experienced Surgical Technician in a Surgery Center joint venture partnership with Shields Ambulatory Surgery Centers.
Shields is a leading healthcare provided in Imaging and Ambulatory Surgery Services. With over 30 years in outpatient imaging, Shields has built upon their expertise and diversified their healthcare portfolio to include ambulatory surgical services.
In this role you will start as a Lowell General employee and by the end of the year will transition to a Shields employee
•Works in a professional manner on a wide variety of surgical procedures
•Selects and prepares the appropriate supplies and equipment for the surgical cases
•Participates in surgery by organizing the instrumentation to the surgeon, participating in surgical counts, and performs related activities under the directions of the surgeon
•Assist the circulator, with positioning obtaining needed items during surgery, and assisting in room turnover activities
•Operates surgical equipment as needed
•Participate in operating room activities related to quality improvement, continuing education, orientation of new personnel and emergency preparedness
•Certified Surgical Technologist
•Associates degree or Completion of Surgical Technician Certification Coursework required
•1-2 years’ experience working as a Surgical Technician (preferred)