- BLS Required
- 1 year of experience required
- Primary Purpose: To assist the surgical team before, during and after surgery.
Formal Policy-Setting Responsibilities: Formally responsible for providing input into policies associated with the job’s purpose and essential responsibilities.
Routine Decision Making: Determine instrumentation needed for each case and alternate supplies that can be used.
Required Knowledge: Knowledge of instrumentation; functioning of equipment; location of all supplies and equipment; understanding of surgical procedures; maintenance of sterile field.
Required Skills and Ability: Ability to maintain attention to detail; mechanical ability.
Unusual Working Conditions: Risk of blood, body fluid contamination.
Education and Certification/ Registration Required for the Position: High school. Certification or training as a scrub tech preferred. BLS required.
Age Specific Competencies: Provides care for birth to pediatric (birth-2 yrs.), pediatric/child patients between (2 yrs-12 yrs); adolescent patients between 12 to 18 years of age; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older.