OR Technician Certified FT Days **$3K Sign-on Bonus**(Job Number: 00642-3603)
Work Location: United States-Florida-Sun City Center-South Bay Hospital - Sun City Center
Job Type: Nursing Support
Are you looking for a rewarding career as an OR Technician? Become part of an awarding team of OR Technicians here in the Surgery Department at South Bay Hospital. Our team of OR Technicians take pride in providing patient care. Become a part of our team of OR Technicians today.
Help deliver superior service to the patients at South Bay Hospital, part of the HCA West Florida hospital system. Our team strives to provide effective and efficient care in our newly renovated 138-bed hospital. Our new ICU/PCU patient tower, enhanced lobby, Café at the Bay with outdoor seating, Chapel and Gift Shop opened recently with all new amenities for patients, our employee team and visitors. We are proud to hold disease specific certification by The Joint Commission in Stroke, Total Hip and Knee Replacement, Heart Failure, and Sepsis. With new communities breaking ground each year, this is an ideal location to experience our commitment to your career and our community. We support our talented staff with advanced technologies throughout our hospital and Centers of Excellence including:
Recognized by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, as a Top Performer On Key Quality Measures® Five Years In A Row and as One Of 480 Pioneers In Quality™ For 2017
ACR® Accreditation In CT, Nuclear Medicine, Mammography, MRI And Ultrasound
Healthgrades® Five Star Recipient For Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Hip Fracture Treatment And Pacemaker Procedures
Ethisphere® lnstitute's World's Most Ethical Companies - HCA Healthcare
State of the Art Emergency Department treating more than 27,000 emergencies annually
New 26-bed ICU/PCU Critical Care Tower
Heart and Vascular Center Diagnostic Cath Lab
Center for Joint and Spine
Center for Breast Health featuring 3D Mammography, Stereotactic Biopsy, Ultrasound, and Dexa Diagnostic Services
Surgical Specialties including General, Breast, Vascular, Orthopedics, Urology and Gastroenterology
The Surgical Technologist performs a variety of technical duties to assist in preparing and caring for pre-operative patients. The tasks and responsibilities include:
Assembles supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures.
Prepares sterile instrument table.
Prepares patient skin for surgery in accordance with hospital standards.
Maintains aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients.
Transports patients to and from surgical suite.
Positions patient according to type of surgery.
Assists the surgical team in surgical procedures which may include passing instruments, sponges and sutures.
Maintains work area.
Gathers equipment for cleaning and sterilization.
Assists in the monitoring of the patient through the procedure.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Graduate of a formal surgical technologist program or equivalent training.
Certification as a Surgical Technologist required.
Position requires call. Call requirements require arrival to the facility within 30 minutes.
Current BLS certification through the American Heart Association required
Detail-oriented with ability to sustain concentration over long periods of time.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
At HCA West Florida’s 16 hospitals we’re not just caregivers, we’re devoted to caring. Located throughout Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota area, we’re on a journey to reach new heights in service excellence for our patients. As an integral part of the nation’s largest healthcare system with more than 15,000 healthcare professionals on our team, we foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.