Certified Surgical Technician-Surgical Service-East Orlando-Per Diem in Orlando, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    6/7/2019
  • Job ID:
    281873
  • Job Family
    Patient Care Support
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    On Call
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth East Orlando

Job Description



Certified Surgical Technician-Surgical Service-East Orlando-Per Diem

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



Facility Profile:

AdventHealth East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area. A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience



Department Profile:

The Surgical Services department at AdventHealth East Orlando consists of several patient-focused units dedicated to different aspects of the surgery process. The entire department is team driven, with emphasis on the patient experience and efficiency of care. The ability to achieve both physician and patient satisfaction is an important goal here. Our units include a four-bed OR, pre-admission services, perianesthesia, 11-bed PACU, 12-bed endoscopy/pain management, and 22-bed outpatient same-day surgery



Work Hours/Shifts:

Must be flexible to pick up shifts between hours of 7:00am-11:00pm



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 Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • 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 FH 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 Certified Surgical Technician opportunity with East Orlando and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Certified Surgical Technician, Surgical Tech, East Orlando



Position Location:  East Orlando
Job:  Patient Care Support
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Per Diem
Shift:  On Call
Job Level:  Entry Level
Education Level:  Technical Certification
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Jun 7, 2019, 8:06:21 AM

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