Surgical Tech OR - Delivery Room - Per Diem Night
How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.
A day in the life of a Surgical Technician at Hackensack Meridian includes:
- Scrubs on all types of Surgery
Provides direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse.
Performs prescribed treatments according to established policies and procedures.
Provides competent monitoring, treatment, and/or care to patients appropriate for the individual, developmental, cultural, and spiritual needs of the patients served.
Follows established policies and procedures for administration and documentation of medications.
Informs registered nurse and/or nurse manager of patient’s status, observes and reports symptoms, including any unexpected occurrence during operative procedures as appropriate.
Interacts with patients, families’ physicians and other health care team members using the principles of Pride in Caring.
- Safety in the Environment of Care
Operates equipment safely: Prepares and cares for equipment, returns supplies as necessary. Correctly labels and reports broken equipment.
Intervenes with proper technique and utilizes procedures and safety precautions to maintain patient and personal safety in the environment of care.
Maintains a clean and safe environment.
Demonstrates knowledge of aseptic and sterile technique and principles of isolation according to policy and procedure.
- Other duties
Provides assistance to RN, MD, and other health care professionals as needed.
Participates in on-call and off shift coverage.
Knowledge, Education and Skills required:
- Graduate of an approved school of Surgical Techs
Knowledge, Education and Skills preferred:
- Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a surgical setting
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!
Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility
As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.