As a member of the Surgical Services team, the Surgical Technologist identifies and prepares sterile instrumentation and equipment for surgical procedures. This role assists the surgical team with the verification process, intra-operative procedures, and case closure protocol. Depending on situations that arise in this area, the surg tech must respond appropriately to emergency situations. The Surgical Technologist works under the direction of the Circulator.
Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program.
NH Medical Technologist Registration required (unless other current NH state license is held). Certification as a Surgical Technologist preferred.
Frequent use of fine motor and sensory skills.
Within 30 days:
Basic Life Support
Within 90 days:
Use of preference cards
Maintenance of sterile field
Surgical briefings and time-outs
Instrument safe handling
Instrument inventory and decontamination
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services. We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
At Southern New Hampshire Health, we believe in the little moments and the power of small gestures. It is our desire to make every patient, family or visitor interaction meaningful.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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About Southern New Hampshire Health
Southern New Hampshire Health is comprised of Southern New Hampshire Medical Center and Foundation Medical Partners. We have the largest network of primary care and specialty health care providers in northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. Through our clinical affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital, we provide our patients with seamless access to world-leading care and deliver a full complement of primary, emergency, specialty, pediatric and maternal health care.