Operating Room Practitioner - Theatre

Operating Room Practitioner - Theatre

Mediclinic Louis Leipoldt | Cape Town, WC, ZA

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Description



MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB


To function as a scrub practitioner and circulator under indirect supervision of a professional nurse.


KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS


Deliver safe quality patient care in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team

Ensure effective peri-operative preparation for an allocated Theatre list

Adhere to infection prevention and control principles in order to mitigate clinical risks

Ensure optimal utilisation of equipment and pharmaceutical stock to minimize financial risks


REQUIRED EDUCATION


ESSENTIAL EDUCATION: Operating Theatre Practitioner Diploma

DESIRED EDUCATION: None


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE


ESSENTIAL MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: None

DESIRED EXPERIENCE: None


REQUIRED JOB SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE


Aseptic technique
Record keeping
Instrument management techniques
Computer literate (Microsoft Office)
Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) protocols
Risk identification