Certified Surgical Tech-First Assist
- Depends on experience
- Full Time
- Employer Likely to Respond
Race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or
sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic
partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental
status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate shall not be a
factor in employment for this position. Due to the nature of hospital services, it may become necessary to work
- POSITION SUMMARY
The staff will function as a member of the team to maintain an environment that facilitates a safe patient outcome.
POSITION SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
- Reports To:
OR Manager, Surgical Services Director, Nsg. Supervisor, CNO
- Minimum Education
High School diploma or GED. Grandfathered in as a non-certified Surgical Technician as evidenced by experience prior to 2009 OR SECTION 1. Subtitle B, Title 4, Health and Safety Code, is amended by adding Chapter 259 to read as follows:CHAPTER 259. SURGICAL TECHNOLOGISTS AT HEALTH CARE FACILITIES(4) is in the service of the federal government, to the extent the person is performing duties related to that service.(b) Notwithstanding Subsection (a), a health care facility may employ a person to practice surgical technology at that health care facility from the date the person graduates from an accredited school of surgical technology until the 180th day after the date of graduation. The person may not continue to practice surgical technology after the 180th day after the date of graduation without showing documentation to the health care facility that the person holds and maintains the surgical technologist certification required by Subsection (a)(1).
- Minimum Work Experience
Vascular experience preferred. 5 years experience. Must live less than 20 miles from Hunt Regional.
- Required Licenses/Certifications
If not grandfathered in as a non-certified tech, must hold and maintain Surgical Technologist certification. Appropriate CPR
- Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Knowledge of Obstetrics operating rooms, supplies, equipment, unit protocols, policies, and procedures. Must be able to react quickly and efficiently in emergency situations. Must be able to communicate effectively with physicians, staff, and patients. He/she has an understanding of the procedure being performed and anticipate the needs of the surgeon. He/she has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care during the operative procedure and is constantly on vigil for maintenance of the sterile field.
- Preferred Qualification
Two years’ experience and vascular experience.
Must work varied hours and schedules. Requires prolonged walking and standing, frequent bending and/or stooping. May involve lifting or positioning of patients. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. May be exposed to communicable diseases and bodily fluids. Requires ability to sustain concentration in a noisy and fast paced environment. May be exposed to violent or disturbed individuals
Would you like to have a positive influence on the lives of patients and families in Hunt County, Texas? With a career at Hunt Regional Healthcare, you’ll have that chance.
As a member of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to live out our mission and vision through service-oriented care. Hunt Regional aims to be the preferred health care system in the communities and surrounding areas we serve. We do that through state-of-the-art technology, continually advancing service lines, and through providing a safe healing environment and outstanding patient experience for each individual we treat. Our values and quality care set our organization apart.
Hunt Regional Healthcare is proud to offer a competitive benefits package that is designed to work for you. If you're looking for premium healthcare coverage, you've come to the right organization.
Core benefits include:
- Medical benefits
- Dental & vision benefits
- Long-term disability
- Voluntary accidental death & dismemberment
- Life insurance
We also provide a robust supplementary benefits package, including:
- Prescription coverage
- Wellness perks
- Employee counseling
- Retirement packages
- Flexible spending accounts
- Paid vacation time off
- Generous sick leave allowance
- Other voluntary benefits