Certified Scrub Tech PRN Days in Burleson, TX at Texas Health Huguley FWS

Date Posted: 8/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Burleson, TX
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/18/2018
  • Job ID:
    18005951
  • Job Function
    Surgery
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Texas Health Huguley FWS

Job Description


Description

Work Hours/Shifts
Per Diem/Days


Texas Health Huguley 

Operated as a joint venture between Texas Health Resources and Adventist Health System, we believe that total health is achieved through a balance of physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being. With each patient’s unique circumstances in mind, our multi-disciplinary care teams provide a vast array of services, combining state-of-the-art technology with a personal commitment to creating an exceptional patient experience.

Our team members also enjoy outstanding care in the form of comprehensive health benefits, a friendly, faith-based work environment, and plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. In addition to earning the Gallup Great Workplace Award six years in a row, we were also recognized as one of “150 Great Places to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review.

Our 224-bed hospital includes a medical ICU, cardiovascular ICU, PCU, open heart surgery center and behavioral health. In addition, we have accredited programs in orthopedics, chest pain, and inpatient diabetes, plus an award-winning emergency department.


You will be responsible for:

  •  Demonstrates competence and knowledge of aseptic techniques and surgical procedures, including OR dress policy, to ensure a safe environment and preparation for surgery.
  • Maintains aseptic technique.  Reports any break in aseptic technique to circulator to prevent infection.
  • Performs proper counts per operating room policy and procedures alerting circulator when necessary of closure so count can be done.
  • Ensures that instruments, supplies and equipment are ready for surgery.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in the use of instruments and equipment necessary for a procedure as shown by ability to scrub for specialized cases as observed.
  • Practices and compiles with infection control Universal Precautions techniques and OSHA Regulations regarding Blood Borne Pathogens and Infectious Wastes.
  • Gives concise, accurate and pertinent information to circulating nurse during surgery, so correct documentation can be made.
  • Responsible for giving specimens to circulating nurse.
  • Participates as an effective member of the OR team/unit to facilitate the smooth and efficient operation of the department.
  • Demonstrates effective organizational skills; priority setting by completing assigned tasks.
  • Effectively assists, directs, teaches and guides students and new employees to aid in their learning process to ensure patients receive optimal care.
  • Adapts to surgery schedule staying late when schedule is heavy, demonstrating a willing attitude.
  • Responds to emergency on-call promptly, arriving within twenty to thirty minutes when called, in order to meet appropriate staffing needs.
  • Remains in assigned area and/or keeps supervisor informed of whereabouts during shift at all times.
  • Seeks counsel for situations that indicate potential litigation.
  • Ensure cost-effectiveness in use of supplies.
  • Demonstrates productive use of downtime.
  • Communicates effectively and respectfully with team members.

Qualifications

What will you need?

  • Graduate of an approved operating technology course (or trained before grandfather clause).
  • Currently certified to practice as a CST.


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

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