HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Surgical Technician CVOR in N Richland Hills, Texas
The CVOR Tech performs a variety of technical duties to assist in preparing and caring for pre-operative patients. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assembles supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures.
Prepares sterile instrument table.
Prepares patient skin for surgery in accordance with hospital standards.
Maintains aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients.
Transports patients to and from surgical suite.
Positions patient according to type of surgery.
Assists the surgical team in surgical procedures which may include passing instruments, sponges and sutures.
Maintains work area.
Gathers equipment for cleaning and sterilization. Assists in the monitoring of the patient through the procedure.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. Medical City North Hills is licensed for 164 beds and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. A Level III trauma center, Medical City North Hills is a Primary Stroke Center with disease specific certification for hip, knee, shoulder and cardiac care. Medical City North Hills is the first hospital in the U.S. to have a Cycle 4 Chest Pain Center designation and the first in North Texas to attain Cycle 5 accreditation with PCI and Resuscitation.
Graduate of a formal surgical technologist program.
Certification as a Surgical Technologist.
Previous Open Heart experience strongly preferred.
Detail-oriented with ability to sustain concentration over long periods of time.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Certified Surgical Technician CVOR
Location: Texas-N Richland Hills-Medical City North Hills
Requisition ID: 00444-90539