Operating Room Technician : NWH Outpatient Surgery Center - Northwest Hospital and Medical Center
Posted: Thursday, August 31, 2017 9:36 AM
Join our award:winning team at UW Medicine : Northwest Hospital and Medical Center. Were proud of the acclaim weve received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition weve received are:The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence AwardThe Emergency Medicine Excellence AwardThis is the second consecutive year Northwest Hospital has achieved both the Spine Surgery Excellence Award and a ranking among the top 10 percent in the nation for spine surgery.The Stroke Care Excellence AwardWinner of the Health Grades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row, weA?re also one of the safest places to get care : among the top 5 in the country.UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center, Northwest Hospital and Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest. Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is a full:service, non:profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world:class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient:friendly, easy:access campus just north of Seattle. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. As a UW Medicine : Northwest Hospital and Medical Center employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. WeA?re interested in learning more about you and appreciate your taking the time online. UW Medicine : Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is committed to employing a diverse workforce. EOE UW Medicine : Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected characteristic. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged Provides support as a member of the multi:disciplinary team to provide care to patients undergoing surgical procedures in the Outpatient Surgery Center located on the main campus.Education Background Requires completion of operating room technical course and certification (or equivalent experience and job training).License, Certification, Registry, etc.Certified as an Operating Room (Scrub) TechnicianWork Experience Current patient care experience preferred.Special Training/Skills Previous patient care experience.Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.Demonstrated ability to effectively deal with staff, physicians, patients and families.Able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department. Physical AbilitiesPhysical Demand Level: HeavyIn an 8:hour workday, must be able to: Lift / Carry50 to 100 pounds occasionally25 to 50 pounds frequently10 to 20 pounds constantly As required, must be able to:Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shouldersPush and PullPerform fine motor functionsMust possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.
• Location: Seattle
• Post ID: 54561852 seattle