Job Summary: The Ophthalmology Surgical Technologist, Retinal Surgery must become certified within one year of employment. The Surgical Technologist is responsible and accountable for the delivery of patient care in the Ophthalmology office setting as assigned. The Surgical Technologist assists the surgical team during procedures performed on retinal surgery patients to ensure appropriate selection/preparation and sterility of instrumentation and equipment necessary to expedite a positive outcome for the patient. Acts as a preceptor to new staff members as the need arises. Ensures surgical suite is adequately prepared for ophthalmologic procedures. Demonstrates outstanding customer service skills on behalf of Central Maine Medical Group )CMMG) and practices in accordance with CMMG's Clinical Policies and Procedures. Participates in department performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities.
Requirements: High School Graduate or equivalent. Operating Room Technician Certification. Current BCLS Certification. Minimum of one (1) year of work experience in OB or in the Operating Room.
Skills: Basic computer knowledge. Knowledge of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology.
- Full-time - Monday through Friday
- Day shift