HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technologist in Cartersville, Georgia

Cartersville Medical Centeris a fully-accredited, 122 bed general acute-care hospital and ER providing surgical, emergency and pediatric and outpatient care.

Cartersvilleis seeking aSurgical Technologistto workFull-time.

Shifts will be three 12 hour shifts per week. (7AM - 7PM) Weekend call and Holiday call are required with a 30 minute response time.

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Position Summary

The Certified Surgical Technologist (CST), under the supervision of a registered nurse, provides intraoperative technical skills in surgical interventions to the infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient population.

Responsibilities Include:

  • The CST is responsible for preparing the sterile field with equipment and instruments, utilizing perioperative standards and principles to assure the highest level of sterility and quality outcomes for the surgical patient.

  • Promotes cost-effective supply usage.

  • Responsible in assisting the RN with planning and implementation of patient care.

  • Responsible for maintaining current knowledge of AORN recommended practices and hospital policies/ standards of this facility.

  • Utilizes effective communication skills and interacts with others in a courteous manner.

  • Promotes a supportive, teamwork-oriented environment.

Position Qualifications:

  • Previous OR experience preferred.

  • Graduate of a recognized school for surgical technologists or has commensurate operating room scrub technician experience.

  • Basic Healthcare Provider (BLS) Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion.

  • Competency to assist in endoscopy procedures, ordering supplies, and sterile processing.

  • CST certification required.

  • Must be within 30 minutes of facility when on call.

Title: Surgical Technologist

Location: Georgia-Cartersville-Cartersville Medical Center-Cartersville

Requisition ID: 08625-5969