Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 175736-1A
Date Posted: May 2, 2022
Category: Clinical Technician
Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.
Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.
About the Job
The Surgical Technician is a trained individual with advanced technical knowledge & skills in asepsis & the intraoperative phase of surgical patient care management of pediatric, adolescent, adult & geriatric patients. Based upon such expertise, the Surgical Tech is responsible for providing all the necessary instrumentation, supplies & equipment for the surgical procedure. As a member of the surgical team, provides direct patient care under the direction & supervision of the Circulating Nurse (RN). Is responsible for meeting established OR standards for supplies & other equipment on the unit; is responsible for developing collaborative & collegial relationships with physicians & interdepartmental personnel as they relate to the care of the surgical patient.
In addition to Surgical Technician duties, this position also serves as a Clinical Associate.
The Clinical Associate assists with the delivery of patient care under the direction of the Registered Nurse. The primary responsibility will be focused on performing diagnostic, therapeutic and administrative tasks and procedures for which they have been trained and/or licensed. The Clinical Associate must demonstrate the ability and willingness to participate in a Patient Care Team as a multi-skilled caregiver responsible for quality of own work and remain flexible in response to change. This position requires a year-round commitment. Students interested in applying must be able to maintain hours throughout the year.
24 hours per week, nights. Every 3rd weekend required.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology. Previous surgery experience preferred. CNA preferred or equivalent experience: multi-skilled CNA Training, EKG, Phlebotomy, Simple Respiratory & Rehabilitative functions.
High School Graduate or Equivalent.
Surgical Technology Certificate required