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Surgical Technologist II PRN Days Connerton in Land O' Lakes, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Connerton

Job Description

"Surgical Technologist" AdventHealth SC Connerton
Location Address:
9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth SC Connerton

Specialty hospital for medically complex patients
• Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
• Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
• Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate
• Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program

Work Hours/Shift:

You Will Be Responsible For:
Checks supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedure
• Scrubs, gowns, and gloves
• Sets up sterile table with instruments, supplies, equipment, and
medications/solutions needed for procedure’ displays knowledge of procedure and patient postitioning
• Performs appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before
incision is closed
• Gowns and gloves surgeon and assistants
• Helps in draping sterile field
• Passes instruments, etc., to surgeon during procedure
• Maintains highest standard of sterile technique during procedure
• Prepares sterile dressings
• Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization
• Assists other members of team with terminal cleaning of room
• Assists in prepping room for the next patient
• Works with RN and team members to provide safe patient care
• Handles surgical specimens with 100% accuracy
• Recognizes/ responds immediately to emergency situations appropriately
• Displays awareness of and participates in cost effective behaviors endorsed by the organization
• Performs duties in a timely manner, communicates all updates/ delays to team members/ team leader
• Communicates supply problems appropriately, restocking supplies for the unit as needed
• Readily accepts assignment or changes in assignment, maintains a positive attitude if asked to float to another room/ unit
• Willingness to change schedule to meet unit staffing needs
• Demonstrates competencies as defined by individual unit
• Increases clinical knowledge/ skills independently, working with unfamiliar procedures/ surgeons to expand/ develop new skills
• Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, delivers on commitments
What You Will Need:

High School Graduate/ GED
• Successful Completion of accredited Surgical Technology program
• Completion from accredited Surgical Technology program
• Minimum 1 year experience as a CST
• Current CST/ Certified Surgical Assistant
• Interpersonal Skills
• Completion of validation skills
• Knowledge of sterile technique, instrumentation, equipment, and sterile field set-up
• Knowledge of sterilization techniques

Job Summary:
The Surgical Technologist II is a member of the health care team who performs technical support in the perioperative period under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse according to the accepted clinical standards of care.

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

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