HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Heart Hospital of Austin - Surgery Technician II in Austin, Texas
Position Summary: This position assists professional staff in providing care for the operative patient before, during and after surgery. This position requires thorough surgical knowledge and expertise to insure proper instrumentation and supplies are available on the surgical field and/or in the operating room where the procedure is to be performed. This position helps the sterile operative team, performs scrub and circulating duties in the operating room, performs routine and specialized housekeeping activities, and applies principles of asepsis, infection control and medical ethics. This position will also be responsible for training newly assigned personnel. Assumes, under the direction of the Laboratory, responsibility for patient specimen testing, quality control, quality improvement, and equipment maintenance.
Work Schedule: Flexible schedules to cover all shifts and weekends, as hospital needs demand.
· Education: Graduation from an accredited school of allied health services.
· Licensure/Certification: Valid certificate from Surgical Technologist program and current BLS certification preferred.
· Experience: Three years continuous experience in an operating room preferred.
Title: Heart Hospital of Austin - Surgery Technician II
Location: Texas-Austin-Heart Hospital of Austin
Requisition ID: 25960-45080