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Surgical Technician

Surgical Technician

Department 
Ambulatory Surgery
Job Locations 
US-NY-Rye
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 2:00pm

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Position Summary

The Rye Ambulatory Surgery Center is looking for an experienced Surgical Technologist/Tech, with some Ophthalmology experience. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of 3 year of Surgical Tech experience and Basic Life Support training. The Surgical Tech must be able to scrub in on all surgical specialties and work well in a team environment.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

The Surgical Technologist must adhere to the Rye ASC policies and procedures, including Safety Guidelines, Personnel Policies, Patient Rights, and Infection Control.

 

In addition the Surgical Technologist must:

  • Actively participates in CQI program through assisting with data collection, problem solving, and improved performance
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform proficiently in the role of scrub technician for all surgical procedures performed at Rye ASC
  • Actively participates in surgical procedures and represents self as a team player
  • Appropriately plan of care as it relates to patient needs, surgeon preference, and modifications of a procedure
  • Identifies problems with equipment and follows appropriate procedure to repair or replace items 
  • Functions in the Central Sterile Processing area as assistance and relief

Required Qualifications

  • Diploma from accredited Surgical Technologist program 
  • Minimum of 3 years’ Operating Room experience
  • BLS certification required
  • Previous experience in all service lines with an emphasis on Ophthalmology
  • Scrub experience in all surgical services 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Team oriented Surgical Tech to work in is a fast paced Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Ability to work collaboratively with all members of the surgical team to provide safe and effective patient care


Company Overview

WESTMED Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at WESTMED Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. WESTMED is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide.  WESTMED strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".

 

Here at WESTMED Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  WESTMED Medical Group has been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

 

 

 

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