Texas Health

Certified Scrub Tech-PRN

US-TX-Plano
Job ID
2016-2961
Type
PRN
Category
Allied Health
Regular Work Hours
Variable
Department
Operating Room [061]

Overview

Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery is a surgical hospital treating more than 18,000 patients annually through our surgery, pain management and imaging services.  Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the people in the communities we serve.  We are committed to providing excellent service to our patients, and we believe excellence begins with our employees. Voted Best Places to Work by Modern Healthcare and as one of The Best Companies to Work for in Texas, THCDS has an exciting opportunity to add to our family. 

Responsibilities

Assists surgeon during operative and invasive procedures.  Ensures operating suite is adequately prepared for procedure.  Monitors PAR level of all surgical instruments and supplies.  Cleans and sterilizes all surgical instruments.  Participates in departmental staff meetings and performance improvement activities. Competency will be maintained in accordance with criteria defined by the Association of Surgical Technologist (AST).

 

  • Prepares room in a timely manner with all anticipated instruments, sutures, supplies and equipment for each individual surgical procedure.
  • Accurately completes operating room counts (instruments, sponges, needles); follows proper procedure in the event of incorrect count; reports all discrepancies to Circulating RN and surgeon and/or corrects immediately.
  • Assists the circulating nurse as needed
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize tasks and demonstrates flexibility as job priorities change.  Willing to take on new work routines / methods.

Qualifications

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of one (1) year work experience in the operating room.
  • Operating Room Technician Certification; Current BCLS; CST Required.

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