Penn State Health Surgical Technologist - Operating Room in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 12 hr day with night relief
Responsible for providing a sterile patient care environment, for setting-up instrumentation for operating room surgical procedures, for anticipating the needs of the surgical team by providing instruments and supplies, and for providing surgical assistance during operating room procedures.
Associates Degree of Applied Science from a Surgical Technology program accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in Surgical Technology required.
Certification as a Surgical Technologist through the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or the National Center for Competency Training (NCCT) is required or must be obtained within one year from date of hire as a Surgical Technologist.
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