Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

**Company :**

Allegheny Health Network

**Job Description :**


Performs direct and indirect technical tasks for patients before, during, and after surgical interventions.


+ Initiates changes to physician preference list and assures that team members are aware of changes. (25%)

+ Maintains the inventory for the service area assigned. (20%)

+ Performs sponge, needle, and instrument count. (15%)

+ Orients new team members to assigned service area. Directs the work of lower level surgical technicians.(15%)

+ Assists in setting up the surgical operating suite with appropriate instruments and supplies. (15%)

+ Scrubs in prescribed manner, hands physician instruments required during surgery. (10%)

+ Performs other duties as assigned or required.



+ Surgical Technologist (ST) hired after 12/29/2020 must:

+ Successfully complete a Surgical Technologist program sponsored by an entity holding nationally recognized institutional or programmatic accreditation and maintain a surgical technologist certification from an accredited certification program (including military completed programs). Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) certification required within 6 months of completion of Surgical Technologist program. **OR**

+ Be employed to practice surgical technology by the health care facility on or before December 29, 2020 **OR**

+ Been employed to practice surgical technology as the individual's primary function in another health care facility at any time during the two years immediately preceding December 29, 2020


+ 3 years surgical scrub specialty experience

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Req ID: J176147

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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