HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technologist in Frankfort, Kentucky

The Surgical Technologist performs patient care under the direction of the OR Supervisor and/or Director. Practices autonomous, evidence-based nursing care in a collaborative environment, provides culturally sensitive care for all patients specific tour population served, coordinates nursing care with regard to the wholeness of the patient while providing individualized care, practices in accordance with professional standards of care and codes of ethics, and adheres to the principles of the FRMC Mission, Vision and Philosophy.

The Surgical Technologist must be able to: Manage the physical environment of the surgical suite Monitor and direct the utilization of resources related to the care of the patients Effectively communicate pertinent information to appropriate individuals Display dexterity in the use of surgical instruments and of step-by-step knowledge of specific surgical procedures Anticipate the needs of the surgeon Assist in coordinating and expediting room turnover Pull cases for the next days procedures Participate in orientation of new employees Assist nursing staff Assist with patient transport Maintains a positive attitude that reflects the mission and values of FRMC Department of Surgical Services

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an Accredited Surgical Technician program.

Licensure/Certifications: Current Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire. Certification preferred.

Experience: Preferred 1 year OR Experience but none required. Excellent communication (verbal, written), interpersonal, organizational, leadership, exceptional interpersonal relations and problem solving skills required.

Title: Surgical Technologist

Location: Kentucky-Frankfort-Frankfort Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00059-3488