SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.
The ideal candidate will ensure sterility of all supplies and instruments during set up of surgical procedures. They will assist the circulating nurse and surgical team in maintaining sterile environment, responsible for doing sponge, needle, and instrument count pre-operatively and intra-operative with the circulating nurse. They will also assist in keeping physician preference cards accurate/updated and retain all specimens to be sent to pathology, confirming source/name of specimen with surgeon, transport all surgical equipment to appropriate cleaning areas, assists in sterile supply with cleaning and reprocessing of instrument sets, use appropriate hand hygiene, personal protective equipment, and safe practices to ensure personal safety and a safe environment. They will also assist with environmental hazard and infection control surveillance and participate in emergency preparedness drills, follow all equipment and safety guidelines and is responsible for knowledgeable use and care of equipment, serves as a resource to other members of the health care team, attends in-services, conferences, and meetings as required.
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