Surgical Support Technician
Company: UVA Medical Center
Posted on: September 16, 2022
Responsible for rendering technical patient care and assistance
to an assigned patient population under the supervision of a
higher-level healthcare professional in the main operating room
and/or satellite areas.
Provides indirect patient care within the surgical arena.
Adheres to basic sterile technique practices.
Assists in the maintenance of a safe environment for patients,
self, and staff.
Recognizes the importance of time-sensitive issues.
Supports operating room procedures.
Maintains patient positioning devices.
Demonstrates proper room cleaning/turnover.
Interfaces effectively with peers and customers and assumes
responsibility for professional development of self and others per
Demonstrates leadership in the delivery of technical patient
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be
assigned. Position Compensation Range: $15.00 - $20.34 Hourly
Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Surgical Support - OR
training program is required for continued employment in the OR as
a Surgical Support Technician.
Experience: 1+ years of customer service or patient care
experience, including, but not limited to, volunteering or other
customer-facing experiences, is preferred.
Licensure: CNA preferred. EMT preferred. American Heart Association
(AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required. PHYSICAL
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently
bending/stooping/traveling, and reaching (overhead, extensive,
repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills.
Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to
lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, cold,
radiation, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease. COVID
Vaccination Requirement and Guidelines Please visit the UVA
COVID-19 Job Requirements and Guidelines webpage prior to applying
for current information regarding vaccination requirements and
guidelines for employment at UVA.
Keywords: UVA Medical Center, Charlottesville , Surgical Support Technician, Professions , Charlottesville, Virginia
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