Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital - Athens, Georgia
Facilitating patient care by assisting the physician during surgery in the Operating Room (OR) for multiple specialties, performing technical and some patient care duties under the direction of a Registered Nurse. Functions as a clinical specialist across numerous service specialty lines. Assumes additional responsibilities for maintaining surgical specialties as necessary and serves as a resource. Functions on a more global level and is more involved in detailed surgical endeavors related to the surgery department.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or GED.
Graduate of a Surgical Technology Program or LPN program.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Three years of surgical technologist experience.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current GA LPN License if applicable.
Certification as a Surgical Technologist Required or Licensed as an LPN required.
BLS certification required.
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