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AdventHealth Surgical Technician OB PRN in Killeen, Texas

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Certified Surgical Tech – Obstetrical - PRN

AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Our care for patients extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.

  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.

  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.

  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average

  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from

  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.

  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN

You Will Be Responsible For:

  1. Promote the mission, vision, and values of the organization.

  2. Function as a scrub person during operative and other invasive procedures by:

a. assembling supplies and equipment required for the procedure

b. preparing and organizing sterile supplies and instruments for the procedure;

c. performing accounting procedures in concert with the RN circulator;

d. assisting with placement of sterile drapes;

e. providing instruments and supplies to the surgical team during the procedure;

f. maintaining an organized sterile field;

g. ensuring sterility of the field and taking corrective actions as needed; and

h. preparing sterile dressings.

  1. Clean and prepare surgical instruments for processing and transport them to the decontamination areas.

  2. Assist with post procedural cleaning of the operative or other invasive procedure room and preparation of room for subsequent patients.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

· Graduate from an accredited surgical technology program

· Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

· Certified surgical technologist (CST)

· One-year perioperative services experience

· Ability to function at a high level in a physically demanding, high-stress environment

· Demonstrated ability to work under stressful conditions

· Ability to work irregular hours including call hours

Job Summary:

Facilitates the operative or other invasive procedure by preparing and providing the required sterile instruments, supplies and equipment. Maintains the sterile field and anticipates and responds to the needs of the surgical team.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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