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Surgical Technologist in New York, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 5/10/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

A large NYC hospital system in NYC has an urgent need for three experienced NBSTSA surgical techs to join one of their new ambulatory centers in Lower Manhattan on a Full-Time Contract basis. M-F 7a-3p or 8a-4p. 

Surgical Technologist:

In this role, the successful candidate under the direction of a licensed professional nurse can scrub on all surgical procedures in the Operating Room, and assist the physician in procedural areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participates in quality improvement programs and activities that promote patient, family, physician and staff satisfaction. Identifies factors that contribute to patient, family, physician and staff satisfaction. Participates in use of feedback from patient satisfaction surveys to improve the delivery of patient care. Participates in programs/activities to promote satisfaction of staff, patient, families and other disciplines.
  • Participates in clinical activities to foster evidence based practice. Utilizes findings from current literature in patient care activities. Participates in clinical presentation that is well researched and has a foundation that is evidence based. Participates in unit/service specific data collection and/or research projects. Completes CQI report when variances from plan are identified. Participates in Root cause analysis process for individual patient type.
  • Maintains awareness of current research applicable to patient care. Incorporates new practices identified in patient care standards into plan of care. Applies knowledge of newly published standards of care.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Certified by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)
  • Graduate of approved accredited school/Program of Surgical Technology

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One year experience as a Certified Surgical Technologist in a large complex Operating Room, preferred