Surgical Tech Cert- FT CVOR - Surgical Services

    Community Health System
    Longview, TX
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $21.56 - $29.95

    Job Description

    Assists the surgeon at the sterile field by providing appropriate and adequate sterile instruments and other supplies during elective or emergent operative procedures. Maintains the surgical field through aseptic practices. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the Peri-Operative team. Assists in the nursing care and preparation of the surgical patient ranging in age from newborn to geriatric. Responsible for the assembly of cases. Assists in preparation, transportation, and supervision of patient. Performs Housekeeping duties as necessary and assists in maintenance of all supplies. Continues education in operating and related aspects of nursing care. Required to schedule/take call. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members.

    Assists the surgeon at the sterile field by providing appropriate and adequate sterile instruments and other supplies during elective or emergent operative procedures. Maintains the surgical field through aseptic practices. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the Peri-Operative team. Assists in the nursing care and preparation of the surgical patient ranging in age from newborn to geriatric. Responsible for the assembly of cases. Assists in preparation, transportation, and supervision of patient. Performs Housekeeping duties as necessary and assists in maintenance of all supplies. Continues education in operating and related aspects of nursing care. Required to schedule/take call. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members. Participates in process improvement initiatives.

    Required to participate in Call rotation

    at least 1 year of general OR scrub experience

    Current American Heart Association Heartsaver/AED

    National Certification through the NBSTSA, if new grad, within 180 days of graduation OR verified employment as a scrub tech prior to 9/2009 as per Texas HB 643

    Posting ID: 552788364Posted: 2020-05-21