Community Regional Medical Center Surgical Tech 2- Surgery FHSH - Full Time 12hr in Fresno, California

In this role you will assist the surgeon and surgical team by passing instruments, sutures, medications and/or supplies as appropriate. Demonstrate advanced knowledge and proficient practice in the first scrub role in the majority of surgical procedures performed at the facility. You will gather and prepare instruments, equipment and supplies for each case and according to doctors' preference cards. Establish and maintain sterile field and surgical aseptic technique. We will help you accept, prepare and label medication per policy and procedure. Collect, prepare, identify and log surgical specimens and cultures per policy. Your expertise will allow you to participate in sponge, needle and instrument counts per policy and procedure. Assist in preparation of the patient for surgical procedure i.e. shaving, positioning and draping. Transport patients by using safety straps, side rails, and proper body mechanics. You’ll need to identify breaks in technique and takes appropriate action. Clean and stock supplies and equipment for assigned area. Expectations are to adapt routine to meet the needs of the patient. Exhibit a higher level of collaboration with peers in making decisions related to surgical patient care.

Minimum requirements include:*___High School Diploma/ GED. Graduation from a recognized Surgical Technician program AND approximately two years Surgical Technician experience. Current BLS certification._*

Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital (FHSH) is a small specialty hospital in central California known for its luxurious accommodations, excellent patient experience and five-star cardiac, vascular and bariatric surgery services. Healthgrades and patients alike, have rated our facility among the top California hospitals when it comes to providing a healing environment. More than 90% of patients surveyed indicated they “would definitely” recommend us to family and friends. Healthgrades also ranks us in the top 5% nationally, recognizing our hotel-like environment and service with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award, eight years in a row. We have 48 private patient suites that are able to accommodate a patient's overnight guest. Also, an additional nine private intensive care suites. We are a technologically advanced facility with surgical suites that promote minimally-invasive techniques for cardiac, vascular, bariatric and general surgery.

Employee Benefits

We provide robust benefit plans with competitive premiums for medical and dental/vision along with retirement plans. Additionally, you will accrue paid time off from your first day of employment. Other Benefits include: Long-term Disability Insurance, Basic Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage, educational and professional certification reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union Membership, Fitness Center, 24 hour Subway, onsite concierge service, and Retirement Planning classes.

Please apply today to be considered for this challenging and dynamic position!

Job Title: Surgical Tech 2- Surgery FHSH - Full Time 12hr

Facility: Fresno Heart and Surgical

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 12hour

Location: Fresno Heart and Surgical

Shift Hours/Days: 7-19:30

Job Number: JO-1609-19187

Date Posted: 9/15/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 2

Required Degree: High School / GED