Surgical Assistant / Patient Care Technician

Four Corners Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery   College Heights Durango, CO   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 19, 2022

Surgical Assistant / Patient Care Technician

This full-time, non-smoking position provides on the job training, competitive pay based on your license/certification, experience, and skills, as well your ability to learn and progress within the position. We offer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance, vacation, paid holidays off, bonuses, and retirement benefits. Responsibilities include assisting in surgery, preoperative and postoperative patient care, cleaning and sterilizing instruments and equipment, as well as light front office tasks such as answering phones and scheduling appointments. Knowledge of vital signs and medical terminology is required. Medical experience is preferred, but we are willing to train a mature, energetic, team player that receives and retains information well. Applicant must have a great attitude and be respectful to both patients and staff, be highly organized, capable of prioritizing, following procedures and tasks exactly as they are taught, multitasking, and communicating. Applicant must be able to provide professionalism and outstanding patient care in a very  fast paced environment. With the exception of authorized breaks or lunch, and occasional data entry, the entire surgical staff is expected to be working, on their feet, and off of their cellular phone the entire day. This is NOT a sit-down job. Applicant must understand the importance of medical policies and procedures, and be capable of implementing them at all times.