HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technician PRN in Dulles, Virginia

/ Why We Like Working at StoneSprings Hospital Center / / At our facilities, we value teamwork and compassion across the spectrum of care. Take a look at what some of our team members have to say about being a part the HCA team. / / / Located outside of Washington, DC in the historic Loudoun County, StoneSprings Hospital Center , a 124-bed acute care facility , lies in an area full of attractions including historic parks, horseback riding, dining, shopping, and more! StoneSprings Hospital Center is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, which is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S where healthcare opportunities are almost unlimited!

StoneSprings Hospital Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and holds accreditation from the Joint Commission. Most importantly, StoneSprings Hospital Center is dedicated to enhancing the health and quality of life in our community by putting patients first. In addition to general surgery and angioplasty, StoneSprings Hospital Center offers many surgical specialties, including:

Breast surgery, ENT surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery, general surgery, hand surgery , Gynecologic surgery, minimally invasive robotic surgery, Orthopedic surgery , Prostate surgery, Spinal surgery , Urogynecologic surgery, Vascular surgery , Urological surgery, Plastic surgery, Podiatric surgery, Pulmonary surgery

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST CHALLENGES AND TASKS 1. Assists circulating nurse in setting up room ensuring presence and proper functioning of all necessary equipment and instruments.

  1. Participates in sponge, needle, and instrument counts, readies sutures and passes all instruments, equipment, sponges, medications, etc. to surgeons and assistants as needed and/or requested.

  2. Passes specimen from surgeon to circulating nurse. Responsible for specimen while on field.

  3. Performs related duties including but not limited to: assist in cleaning and stocking; picking cases for next day; housekeeping duties; and attending staff meetings. Directly involved in room turnover between cases.

  4. Works as a collaborative member of the OR team. Demonstrates ability to adjust to different situations at any given time. Anticipate needs of surgical team on field. Takes direction from circulating nurse.

  5. Maintains aseptic technique and sterile field.

  6. Performs assisting functions for surgeon, as directed, to include but not limited to: holding retractors, guiding laparoscopic camera, and suctioning operative field.

    Additional Information about Our Operating Room:

    • 5 ORs; run approximately 2 ORs each day

    • Conduct approximately 4-10 surgeries per day

    • In addition to specialties listed above, most frequent surgeries include Robotics, general, and podiatry

    • Teamwork is heavily focused to promote better patient experience

    • A supportive culture motivated on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certifications

    • Department Website: http://stonespringshospital.com/service/surgical-services

    EDUCATION Required: Completion of Surgical Technology program or equivalent experience. Preferred: Certified Surgical Technologist (CST). Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association required upon hire.

    EXPERIENCE Required: Minimum 1-2 years of operating room scrubbing experience.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Surgical Technician PRN

Location: Virginia-Dulles-Stone Springs Hospital Center

Requisition ID: 26630-13748