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Round Rock Medical Center

Certified Surgical Tech II (Cardiovascular/Vascular) - Days w/ Rotating Weekends - Call Required (Sign on up to 10k/Relo availab

Post Date:Dec 27, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/27/2017Salary:
Location:US-TX-Round Rock Job Reference:06240-55129
Skills:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required:  Graduation from an accredited high school or GED certificate.   Completion of accredited Surgical Technologist Program and successfully completed certification exam; or a minimum of (3) years of recent experience as a surgical technician or with  demonstrated competency in five or more specialties to include General, GYN, Ortho, Neuro and Plastics; good customer relations skills; effective verbal, written, and face-to-face communication skills.
 
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES
Required:  Current BCLS certification issued by the American Heart Association
Surgical Technologists that graduate after September 1, 2009 must hold and maintain a current certification as a Surgical Technologist within 180 days from the date of graduation.  The certification must be from: 1. The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting or its successor; 2. The National Center for Competency Testing or its successor;  Another surgical technologist certification program approved by the department  



Job Description:
St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center is part of St. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. With 171 beds, the hospital’s comprehensive services include advanced cardiac care at the Heart Hospital of Austin at St. David's Round Rock—the first specialized cardiac facility in Williamson County—with the only Hybrid Operating Room (OR) in the county; as well as emergency services in a 24-hour emergency department, including advanced trauma care with a Level II Trauma Center; St. David's Urgent Care Round Rock; and St. David's Emergency Center in Cedar Park. St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center is also known for providing advanced orthopedic and robotic services, among other complex specialties. In 2016, the hospital received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades and also earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group.
  
POSITION SUMMARY
Under direct supervision of the Registered Nurse according to standard procedure, the surgical technician assists the surgical team through case preparation, surgical assistance, and after care of operating room patients, equipment and supplies. The technician also participates in unit activities.
 
SHIFT: 0630 -1500
 
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Assists in delivery of patient care.
  • Assembles and prepares for procedures.
  • Participates in performance of procedures.
  • Assists with procedure completion.
  • Assists with delivery of age appropriate care to patients.
Assists in maintaining a clean, orderly, and safe environment.
  • Insures availability of safe instruments and equipment.
  • Returns equipment and supplies appropriately to contamination to proper storage following completion of procedure.
  • Consistently demonstrates efficiency and timelines during case turnover.
  • Participates in performance improvement (quality assurance).
  • Takes appropriate action to prevent/manage accidents in the area.
Participate in unit activities.
  • Participates in budget and inventory control.
  • Updates procedure cards when changes are necessary.
  • Participates in staff and self-development.
  • Performs other duties as delegated.
  • Demonstrates positive customer service skills.
  • Facilitates adhesiveness of Surgical Services.
Performs other duties as assigned.
•         Appropriately access secured rooms with locked medication storage containers in order to perform assigned job function, which does not include management if medications.





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