Olathe Medical Center Surgical Technologists - Surgical Services in Olathe, Kansas
We are looking for RN’s and ORT’s to join us as we grow our Surgery Department! Our Surgery expansion will support current and future technology in our new OR suites and OR Hybrid Room. Four new operating suites, equipped with modern technology and equipment, will be added, as well as a hybrid operating room. The expansion project is expected to be complete in summer of 2020.
Our Surgical Services department includes Surgery, Day Surgery/Preop, Open Heart and PACU.
If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Olathe Medical Center, Inc., a 300-bed general acute care facility, is currently looking for Surgical Technologist professionals to join our team.
Position Description: The Operating Room Technician is responsible for ensuring necessary instruments, supplies, and equipment are available for a variety of surgical procedures. The Technician should be familiar with various instruments and equipment used in the surgical setting and able to demonstrate competency with using each. He/she should be able to anticipate physician needs using preference cards, communicating with the physician, and utilizing other available sources of information to coordinate providing the necessary items to complete the procedure. Assisting the physician with the surgical procedure, proper instrument handling, and maintenance of a sterile field are all part of the ORT's role. The ORT should have a solid understanding of aseptic technique and instrument processing. The ORT will assist the circulating RN with miscellaneous duties as directed by the RN.
Position Requirements: Education: High school diploma or GED required Completion of a recognized Operating Room Technician program required
Experience: 1-3 years experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills: Ability to Multi Task and Prioritize, Customer Relations, Medical Terminology, Organizational and Verbal Communication skills required
License, Registration and/or Certification: Healthcare Provider CPR (American Heart Association or American Red Cross ONLY) required within 7 days from date of hire
EEO Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet