HCA, Hospital Corporation of America OR Scrub Tech III in Salem VA, Virginia

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year.

LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, t he Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Additional information about our Operating Room:

  • 11 Main OR Suites and 1 Neurology

  • On average, perform 29 - 40 cases daily and roughly 600/month

  • Procedures Performed: da Vinci Robot (SI and XI), orthopedic, spine, neuro, and general surgery

  • Teamwork is heavily focused to promote better patient experience

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

  • Leaders on this unit have a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships

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

    Under the supervision and direction of the surgeon and RN, the position provides support to all areas of the operating room department. The Scrub Tech III is expected to adhere to applicable Lewis-Gale Medical Center policies and procedures and to LewisGale Medical Center value statements and commitment to excellence standards . Some of the major job responsibilities and duties include:

  • Scrubbing cases as they relate to the unit scope of care.

  • Assisting the Registered Nurse with circulating duties.

  • Exercising sound judgment and decision making skills on behalf of the patient, self and peers.

  • Pursuing opportunities to enhance personal and/or professional growth.

  • Communicating effectively with staff, peers, physicians, and other departments.

  • Organizing work to complete duties efficiently and effectively.

  • Serving as a professional member of the OR team.

  • Adhering to hospital policies and procedures and supporting the mission of the hospital.


  • High School Graduate or equivalent (required)

  • Graduate from an accredited surgical technology program (required) LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)

  • Licensed as a Surgical Technologist (preferred) EXPERIENCE:

  • Three or more years of experience as a Surgical Technologist (preferred) HOURS:
  • Full Time

  • Day Shift

/ We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. /

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: OR Scrub Tech III

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-20097