Provides nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Assembles needed supplies/equipment before and during the surgical procedure while maintaining standards of care established for the patient scheduled for a surgical procedure. The surgical technician sets up the sterile field, assists with draping the patient, anticipates the surgeon's needs and hands sterile supplies and instruments to the surgeon and his/her assistant. Skillfully practices sterile technique. Takes assigned call.
High school or equivalent
Completion of an anatomy and physiology course preferred
BLS certification to be obtained within 90 days of employment
Salina Regional Health Center is a community-owned, not-for-profit, 373-bed hospital in north central Kansas.
Salina Regional specializes in the good life. And we believe in passing it along. Our commitment to excellence makes a difference in people's lives so you can have the confidence that comes from getting better and stronger, every day. At Salina Regional, physicians practice old-fashioned compassion, complemented with the latest technologies to make healing happen even faster. At Salina Regional, it's all about delivering confidence for today, for the future, and for your good life.
Good life, great careers. Our most valuable resource is our people. Each individual plays a critical role in contributing to patient care. We know that North Central Kansans seek, and demand, the highest standards in healthcare. Our employees are passionate about being a part of the region's healthcare leader. We are armed with the latest medical technology, expertly guided by capable physicians, and made human by our caring, attentive and friendly nurses, staff and employees. Every day, and for every patient, we aim to deliver confidence to those who entrust us with their care.