Certified Surgical Technician – Surgery – Kissimmee in Kissimmee, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kissimmee, FL
  • Date Posted:
    6/3/2019
  • Job ID:
    281883
  • Job Family
    Patient Care Support
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Kissimmee

Job Description



Certified Surgical Technician – Surgery– Kissimmee

AdventHealth Kissimmee seeks to hire Surgical Technician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

AdventHealth Kissimmee is an 83-bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance.



Department Profile:

AdventHealth Kissimmee Surgery is comprised of 4 operating rooms and performs approximately 2500 annually. Our surgery department is supported by ambulatory surgery, recovery room, and sterile supply. Our service lines include orthopedics, GYN, ophthalmology, urology, general surgery, ENT, and vascular surgery. Our facility continues to expand to meet the surgical needs of Osceola County. As a member of the surgical team we will work together to deliver the best patient experience.



Work Hours/Shifts:

6:45am – 3:15pm; Monday through Friday



*$5,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)



Job Summary:

Under general supervision, a surgical scrub technician/nurse assists with the patient care in surgery by performance of technical and other delegated duties. Functions as a member of the surgical team, as a scrub person by providing care to surgical patients of age specific groups identified in the unit standards of care (may include neonate to geriatric). Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Ability to communicate by reading, writing legibly, speaking and comprehending English effectively in order to carry out job requirements.
  • Basic aseptic/sterile technique skills (Preferred)
  • Knowledge of surgical instrumentation (Preferred)
  • Graduate from school of surgical technology or LPN program or RN program, or completion of a military training program that includes surgical technology skills.
  • Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty (Preferred)
  • SURH for 6801 –one year of experience in orthopedics and/or trauma surgery (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • LPN Program Graduates: Valid Florida State Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
  • CST Certification or CORT certification OR
  • Completion of an RN training program


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it.

  • Performs the role of surgical scrub by anticipating the needs of the surgeon and keeping the circulating nurse informed of any needs throughout a procedure. Ensures that all supplies, equipment, and medications are assembled prior to the procedure.
  • Is innovative in maintaining high standards and quality in the facilitation of cost savings and containment.
  • In an efficient and organized manner, assists team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times. Directs ancillary personnel participating in room turnover. Provides assistance and support as needed to members of the surgical team.
  • Supervises other healthcare team members in the surgical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training, and the education of new personnel.
  • Promotes a safe environment. Takes appropriate action in emergency situations, being aware of and controlling hazards which may endanger patients, visitors, and employees. Identifies and reports environmental concerns to the management team. Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards and AH policy and procedure.
  • Follows CDC isolation guidelines, appropriately uses PPE, and performs hand washing according to policy. Strictly adheres to all infection control practices and diligently monitors aseptic technique of the entire surgical team. Takes immediate corrective action for breaks in technique.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Adheres to all policies and procedures.
  • Supports the customer and employee satisfaction activities of the organization. Maintains good relationships with physicians, management, other departments and staff. Investigates and responds to complaints in a timely manner.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Surgical Technician opportunity with AdventHealth Kissimmee and apply online today.



*Bonus Details:

  • Applicable experience required.
  • Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
  • Full Time employment contract required.
  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.


Job Keywords:

Surgical Technician, Surgery, Tech, Kissimmee



Position Location:  Kissimmee
Job:  Patient Care Support
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Kissimmee
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Technical Certification
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Jun 3, 2019, 10:45:05 AM

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