HCA, Hospital Corporation of America OR Specialty Scrub Tech FT Days WM in Ocala, Florida

POSITION GOAL:

To provide safe and effective nursing care, through the performance of specific duties, as the surgical technologist during surgical and other invasive procedures under the direction of a registered nurse. Performs routine scrub as well as specifically delegated duties according to AORN standards and established policies and procedures of the Department of Surgery. Assists in the maintenance of a safe environment for all. Keeps current with operating room techniques, procedures, instruments, supplies and equipment; assists with the on-going Performance Improvement Program. The Specialty Surgical Technician also may:

  • Serve as clinical expert in a specialty field such as neurology, orthopaedics, and/or cardiovascular services

  • Act as service coordinator for one approved service.

  • Mentor/precept new scrub technician

  • Act as project lead for service projects within the perioperative department

    Position Requirements:

    1. Licensure/Certification/Registration:
  • National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) and/or recent OR experience preferred

  • BLS certification on hire (American Heart Association)

  • Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities

  • Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.

    B. Education : Graduate of a School of Surgical Technology preferred

    C. Experience:

    o Recent OR experience preferred.

    o Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities

    o Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.

    D. Special Qualifications: Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Knowledge of surgical procedures and medical terminology. Degree of Supervision Required: Involves general guidance and direction by RN Circulators, OR Supervisor, and/ or OR Manager/ Director Perioperative Services. The employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: OR Specialty Scrub Tech FT Days WM

Location: Florida-Ocala-West Marion Community Hospital

Requisition ID: 00050-8634