Overview

About the job

Fairfax, Virginia

Must

Experience

d Surgical Technician

2 plus years of experience as a Surgical Technician

2 plus years of experience working in the Operating Room

Must have experience doing Sterile Processing

Must have experience scrubbing in for surgical procedures

Must have experience passing instruments during surgical procedures

Must have experience setting up a sterile field

Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

Must have EMR experience

Must have an active BLS

Experience

with removing and placing suture, assisting in suction, and/or holding retractors, etc. all highly preferred

Certified as a Surgical Technician is highly preferred

Surgical knowledge within Plastic Surgery is highly preferred

Duties

Surgical Technician will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

Performs patient care duties delegated by registered nurse related to patient personal needs, comfort and safety.

Scrubs for surgical procedures and demonstrates competence, while functioning as member of surgical team.

Prepares and maintains supplies, instruments and equipment related to surgical intervention.

Assisting surgical team before, during, and after surgery.

Duties include working competently as a 1st and 2nd scrub

Working with physicians, CRNA’s, registered nurses and other surgical personnel in delivering quality patient care and assuming appropriate responsibilities before, during and after surgery

Arranging surgical equipment and instruments in operating room according to instructions, assisting moving and positioning patients, holding, handing and assisting with instruments during surgery, counting of surgical materials, washing and sterilizing equipment after operations

Central processing of cleaning and sterilizing instruments, assembles supplies and equipment according prescribed procedure

Handle processing and sterilization of instrumentation

Room patients

Take vital signs and patient history

Assist with minor procedures

Administer injections

Patient follow up

Assisting with the day-to-day operations of office

Knowledge of Cosmetic Plastic Surgery procedures, Injectables (Botox, Dysport, Radiesses, Juvederm, Perlane, Restylane), laser treatments (IPL, Fractional CO2, Erbium and laser hair removal), a plus.

Experience

with filling syringes, cleaning instruments, assisting in minor procedures and understanding of sterile technique.

Patient interviewing, conducting a consultation and patient counseling, pre-oping for surgery, pre-op, post-op care.

Post-operative care, including dressing changes, for the gamut of plastic surgery procedures (facial, rhinoplasty, and body procedures).

Administrative duties include inventory control, ordering of medical supplies, flipping and cleaning rooms and stocking rooms.

Knowledge of skin care including facials, peels, microdermabrasion, and ability to interact with estheticians in the same institute for cross referrals (surgery to skin care and vice versa).

Quadrant, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Quadrant is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.