HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technician - Operating Room (Weekends Only) in Houston, Texas

The Women's Hospital Of Texas - Houston, Texas

Surgical Tech – Operating Room (OR)

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for evaluating and implementing care for assigned patients.

  • Responsible for meeting Standards of Practice, managing supplies and equipment, and participates in maintaining proper inventory on all instruments in the department.

  • Responsible for coordinating instrumentation and surgical supplies, and assisting in surgical suite preparation for a variety of surgical cases.

  • Actively participates in the planning and implementation of measures to maintain and improve the quality of patient care.

  • Is knowledgeable in the use of positioning equipment and techniques to assure patient safety.

  • Scrubs for a variety of surgical specialty cases and assists as needed in circulating duties.

  • Assists in preparation of specimens, operation of equipment, and sterilization, and/or disinfection of equipment.

  • Assists in the immediate post-surgical care of the patient and of equipment in order to provide a continuum of quality patient care.

  • Accountable for maintaining and improving job knowledge and skills.

  • Responsible for maintaining customer friendly atmosphere and complying with “Reflection of Excellent” standards.

  • Responsible for scanning supplies in the P.O.U.

Qualifications: .


  • One year experience required.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology or military equivalent, and/or current certification.

  • Certification in Surgical Technology OR verifiable Surgical Tech experience prior to 9/1/2009.

  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Surgical Technician - Operating Room (Weekends Only)

Location: Texas-Houston-The Woman%27s Hospital of Texas- Houston

Requisition ID: 00162-80073