AdventHealth Certified Surgical Technician – Surgical Services – East Orlando - Evenings in Orlando, Florida
Certified Surgical Technician – Surgical Services – East Orlando - Evenings
AdventHealth East Orlando seeks to hire a Surgical Technician – Certified who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
AdventHealth East Orlando, a 293-bed full service community hospital that serves as one of AdventHealth’s seven satellite facilities, became part of the AdventHealth system in 1990. At AdventHealth East Orlando, we strive to improve our patients’ quality of life through a holistic approach to health care — mind, body and spirit — while remaining at the forefront of medical innovation. During the past ten years, we’ve invested more than $122 million in facility improvements to serve the growing community. Among the recent additions and openings, we have an expanded emergency room, a center for Medical Simulation and Education, a Children’s Emergency Center, a Renovated Cancer Institute, and a new 40-bed inpatient nursing unit. The hospital is also home to the AdventHealth Orthopedic Institute at East Orlando as well as a comprehensive urology program.
The Inpatient Surgical Services department at AdventHealth East Orlando consists of several patient-focused units dedicated to different aspects of the surgery process. The entire department is team driven, with emphasis on the patient experience and efficiency of care. The ability to achieve both physician and patient satisfaction is an important goal here. Our units include a six-bed OR, pre-admission services, paranesthesia, 14-bed PACU, 12-bed endoscopy/pain management, and 22-bed outpatient same-day surgery.
M-F; 3p - 11p
*$5,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)
Under general supervision, a surgical scrub technician/nurse assists with the patient care in surgery by performance of technical and other delegated duties. Functions as a member of the surgical team, as a scrub person by providing care to surgical patients of age specific groups identified in the unit standards of care (may include neonate to geriatric). Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
Ability to communicate by reading, writing legibly, speaking and comprehending English effectively in order to carry out job requirements.
Basic aseptic/sterile technique skills (Preferred)
Knowledge of surgical instrumentation (Preferred)
Graduate from school of surgical technology or LPN program or RN program, or completion of a military training program that includes surgical technology skills.
Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty (Preferred)
SURH for 6801 –one year of experience in orthopedics and/or trauma surgery (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
LPN Program Graduates: Current valid State of Florida or multistate license as a Licensed Practical Nurse
BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
CST Certification or CORT certification OR
Completion of an RN training program
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.
Performs the role of surgical scrub by anticipating the needs of the surgeon and keeping the circulating nurse informed of any needs throughout a procedure. Ensures that all supplies, equipment, and medications are assembled prior to the procedure.
Is innovative in maintaining high standards and quality in the facilitation of cost savings and containment.
In an efficient and organized manner, assists team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times. Directs ancillary personnel participating in room turnover. Provides assistance and support as needed to members of the surgical team.
Supervises other healthcare team members in the surgical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training, and the education of new personnel.
Promotes a safe environment. Takes appropriate action in emergency situations, being aware of and controlling hazards which may endanger patients, visitors, and employees. Identifies and reports environmental concerns to the management team. Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards and AH policy and procedure.
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, appropriately uses PPE, and performs hand washing according to policy. Strictly adheres to all infection control practices and diligently monitors aseptic technique of the entire surgical team. Takes immediate corrective action for breaks in technique.
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Adheres to all policies and procedures.
Supports the customer and employee satisfaction activities of the organization. Maintains good relationships with physicians, management, other departments and staff. Investigates and responds to complaints in a timely manner.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Surgical Technician – Certified opportunity with AdventHealth East Orlando and apply online today.
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
Full Time employment contract required.
Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.
Surgical Technician, Certified, East Orlando, Evening, Certified Surgical Tech, CST
Job: Patient Care Support
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Organization AdventHealth Central Florida
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Non Degree Program
Job Posting Jul 24, 2019, 10:46:38 AM
Req ID: 283905
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.