SURGICAL TECHNICIAN-CERTIFIED
Central Texas Medical Center - San Marcos, TX

This job posting is no longer available on Adventist Health System. Find similar jobs: Surgical Technician Certified jobs - Central Texas Medical Center jobs

-

150603

Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Assists surgeon with the handling of instruments and the positioning of patients.

2. Plans and prepares for all surgical procedures,

  • Pulling of cases
  • Updating preference cards
  • Ordering supplies
  • Maintaining instruments
3. Constantly monitors the surgical environment to assure patient and staff safety by:

  • Moving patient using proper body mechanics
  • Maintaining an organized sterile field
4. Performs surgical hand scrub, according to hospital policy

5. Performs accurate sponge, sharps, and instrument counts.

6. Sets up, tests, and connects all specialty equipment.

7. Reports malfunctioning equipment to Clinical Manager in a timely manner.

8. Adheres to the Association of Operating Room Nurses Standards and Recommended Practices.

9. Assists in cleaning rooms after cases.

10. Prepares for cases by reading, collaborating with peers, making sure all necessary supplies and equipment are in the room before the case starts

11. Puts unused supplies up during downtime periods.

12. Develops self professionally and participates in department activities.

13. Works with coworkers in a professional manner within the department and throughout the hospital.

Education & Experience



Associate's degree (A. A.) from an accredited School preferred.

Licensure, Certification & Registration



Must hold a current certificate in BCLS. Must hold a certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist.

Qualifications

Education & Experience



Associate's degree (A. A.) from an accredited School preferred.

Licensure, Certification & Registration



Must hold a current certificate in BCLS. Must hold a certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist.

Job

:

Other Clinical Professional

Organization

:

Central Texas Medical Center

Primary Location

:

US-TX-San Marcos

Schedule

:

Part-time

Shift

:

Day

Job Level

:

Staff / Associate

Education Level

:

Technical Certification

Travel

:

No

Job Posting

:

May 14, 2013, 2:43:43 PM

Adventist Health System - 16 months ago - save job - block
Recommended Jobs
SURGICAL TECHNICIAN-CERTIFIED
Central Texas Medical Center - San Marcos, TX
Adventist Health System - 14 days ago

EMT
Correct Care Solutions - San Marcos, TX
Correct Care Solutions - 30+ days ago
About this company
11 reviews