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Requisition Number 17-0101
Post Date 7/17/2017
Title OR Surgical Tech
City Bethlehem
Description

Coordinated Health (CH) is a privately held, physician-owned acute-care hospital network in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. CH’s focused regional network has 1,200 employees at 17 sites with an ambulatory-based continuum of care. Access is provided by specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, transitional care units, multi-specialty clinics and walk-in centers. Service lines include musculoskeletal care, cardiology, women’s health and immediate and primary care, endocrinology, rheumatology, and general surgery.  In Bethlehem, CH has exclusively earned the U.S. government’s new 5-star top CMS rating for hospital patient service, has earned top safety and patient satisfaction scores from HealthGrades.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs surgical scrub and is able to gown and gloves utilizing aseptic technique.
  • Prepare the patient for the physician evaluation.
  • Prepares the OR for the patient by obtaining the proper equipment and supplies for the procedure by referring to the appropriate pick list.
  • Gowns and gloves surgical team members utilizing aseptic technique.
  • Sets up the sterile table and mayo stand with appropriate supplies, instruments, medications and solutions necessary for the surgical procedure.
  • Selects and handles instruments and supplies used for the operation, passing them to surgeon.
  • Delivers medications as ordered to the physician and performs appropriate identification, verification and labeling of medications and solutions on the sterile field.
  • Performs appropriate corrective action when necessary including removing broken equipment from use and sending them for repair as per the standards of the facility.
  • Responds to life-saving situations appropriately and according to the standards of BLS protocols as well as hospital policy.
  • Maintains an adequate inventory of supplies for all surgical procedures, maintains par levels, and orders supplies as per the policy of the facility.
  • Cleans and maintains surgical instruments, sending them out for repair as needed.
  • May be required to rotate to other Coordinated Health locations as assigned.

Experience, Knowledge, and Education Requirements

  • CST required.
  • CPR/BLS required.
  • High School graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Works effectively with others.
  • Must be able to work effectively with others and have the ability to work under pressure.
  • All candidates must share our commitment to ensuring superior patient satisfaction, quality of care, and cost-efficiency.
Requirements

Why Coordinated Health:

  • The Coordinated Health Experience: Our teams are committed to treating every patient with respect and genuine compassion.
  • Convenience: We work around our patient’s lives and busy schedules. Most of our facilities are open 7-days a week, with extended evening and weekend hours.
  • Coordinated and Integrated Care: We work in close connection with CH physicians as well as outside referring providers to facilitate the delivery of care through a system wide electronic health record and PACs system.  We provide the answers physicians need to initiate treatment faster.
  • World-Class Hospitals: Our hospitals and out-patient facilities work together as cross-functional teams. Our physicians are part of Coordinated Health’s multidisciplinary teams in: Orthopedics, Joint Replacement, Spine, Sports Medicine, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Wrist, Gynecology, Breast Care, Cardiology, and Primary Care.
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