Cookeville Regional Medical Center

Certified Surgical Tech Apply

This position is responsible for, under the direct or indirect supervision of a licensed physician, assessing patient’s surgical conditions, administering treatments under physician orders or in conformity with usual practice, assisting physician as directed intra-operatively.  This privilege does not include the practice of obtaining informed consent. Performs other duties as assigned. Staff must be able to demonstrate the skills and competency necessary to provide age-specific care to the age groups served in his/her assigned unit/department, including, but not limited to, demonstrating knowledge of growth and development over the life span of the individual demonstrating the skills necessary to communicate with patients, and provide a safe environment for the patient.

EDUCATION:  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Surgical Technician training program. Current Certification as Surgical Technician

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum of one-year experience as a Surgical Technician and graduate of an approved program.

SKILLS:  BLS Annually.