Surgical Tech OR FT Rotating
Company: Carondelet St. Josephs Hospital
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Up to $7,500 Bonus Based on EligibilityHelping people feel
better isn't just about the treatment we give - the relationships
we create and the compassion we share are just as important.
Carondolet hospitals make a difference in the lives of our
communities and the lives of those we work alongside every day. We
know it takes a special person to work in healthcare, and we are
committed to providing our people with an enriching and rewarding
environment.From your first day, you'll be part of a group of some
of the most talented healthcare professionals united in a common
goal to care for those in our community. Ready to work with
awe-inspiring teammates who are dedicated to making a difference?
Join us in going above and beyond.Surgical Tech FT Rotating
Position SummaryAssists the surgical team to provide patient care
for assigned patients under the direction and supervision of the
Registered Nurse. Demonstrates increasing knowledge of physical and
technical requirements of surgical intervention: Moderately complex
procedures, advancing knowledge of instrumentation - specialty
sets. Demonstrates increasing knowledge of anatomy and physiology.
Ability to scrub more than one specialty proficiently. Willingness
to assist circulator. Responsible for maintaining effective
communication skills. Participates in monitoring and maintaining
resources in specific department. Understands and contributes to
the vision/mission and goals of the department. Works in a secure
department with access to areas where medications are stored.
Handles and labels medications on the sterile field under the
direct supervision of licensed
personnel.ResponsibilitiesParticipate in "time-out" and follows
Universal Protocol Policy.
Place equipment and supplies in the operating room and arranges
instruments according to preference cards.
Hand instruments and supplies to surgeon, holds retractors, cuts
sutures, and performs other technical tasks as directed by surgeon
Identify problems/concerns on the nursing unit and assists in
developing resolutions in a positive, constructive manner.
Make a positive contribution to the morale of the
Participate in performance improvement teams/activities.
Demonstrate ability to provide appropriate care to patients of all
Anticipate supplies and equipment needed by utilizing surgeon's
Understand and demonstrate principles of asepsis.
Use sterile technique when opening supplies and throughout
Review anatomy and physiology involved.
Review operation of needed equipment for procedures.
Assist with proper positioning of patient.
Demonstrate Intra-operative knowledge and ability.
Keep accurate count of needles, sharps, and instruments according
Use proper technique for scrubbing, gowning, gloving, and
Review operation of equipment and supplies as personal needs
dictate to remain current in ability to use and operate equipment
Avoid unnecessary conversation during procedure.
Organize in preparation for end of case and assists in clean up and
turnover of rooms. Dispose of all sharps, biohazardous waste items
appropriately. Handle specimens properly.
Demonstrate knowledge of principles and proper use of various
sterilization types and document cycles appropriately.
Report equipment malfunctions to manager.
Use time management and flexibility in organizing and prioritizing
workload to provide optimal service to the department and the
network.Level 2 - Proficient
Participate in hospital safety and emergent programs.
Guide the practice of support staff to achieve the patient's
functional goals.Level 3 - Subject Matter Expert
Participate in performance improvement teams/activities and quality
improvement measures within the department.
Serve as a preceptor/mentor for students and staff, as
Act as a resource to promote occupational therapy within
Cooperate with faculty of affiliated schools or health programs to
assist in providing an optimum learning environment and experience
for students in the department.THE RN SURGICAL TECH FT ROTATING
CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING EDUCATION,
LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE. EDUCATION
Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma
Required: Current CPR - AHA BLS required
Preferred: Successful completion of Surgical Technologists course
from an accredited facility.WORK EXPERIENCE
Required: Minimum of one year experience.
Preferred: Knowledge of hospital environment desired. Previous
hospital and/or health care related experience preferred.Skills
Required: Must possess effective interpersonal skills, team
building, problem solving, critical thinking, coaching and
Required: Principles of asepsisOther
Preferred: Must be able to work variable shifts, holidays and/or
weekends. Must be able to take call rotation when required. Must be
able to perform all duties, including lifting and transferring,
using proper body mechanics.#LI-SB2 Employment practices will not
be influenced or affected by an applicant's or employee's race,
color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age,
disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally
protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for
qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would
result in an undue hardship.
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