HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgery Technician II PRN in Thornton, Colorado

*Position Summary: * The Surgical Technologist will be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide assistance during surgical procedures performed in the surgical department. The Surgical Technologist is experienced in all aspects of aseptic technique, setting up the required equipment and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases; pulling cases as needed; breaking down cases at the end of the procedure. He/she is knowledgeable regarding instrumentation, equipment and supply needs for all types of surgical procedures. The Surgery Technologist performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan for NSMC. The operating room technologist displays positive support for NSMC, as well as the Health One Corporation.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: Completion of a Surgical Technologist program, RST or LPN or RN required, CST preferred. BCLS certification required.

Education: Successful completion of an accredited Surgical Technologist program.

Experience: Demonstrates competence as a Surgical Technologist.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Basic to advanced knowledge in the scrub role and responsibilities for multiple surgical specialties (i.e. Total Joints, Opthalmology, Retinal, Vascular, Neuro-to include carotids, carpal tunnels, stereotactic work, Pediatrics, Major Orthopedics, and Limb Preservation). Demonstrates good organizational skills. Adheres to all departmental patient safety initiatives. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.

Title: Surgery Technician II PRN

Location: Colorado-Thornton-North Suburban Medical Center

Requisition ID: 03192-59032