Certified Surgical Tech PRN
Kaufman, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Kaufman
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Kaufman is seeking a Certified Surgical Tech in the Surgery Department
PRN: As needed
Monday and Friday 6:30am-7:00pm
Call required ***Must be able to respond within 30 minutes***
Minimum Education Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited surgery technology program, Vocational Nurse Program or graduate/completion of a military training program in surgical technology
Minimum Licensure/Certification Requirements:
CST - Certified Surgical Technologist graduate of an accredited surgical tech program
CST - Certified Surgical Technologist graduate/completion of a military training program in
surgical technology within 2 Years
LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse Upon
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support within 30 Days
Minimum Experience Requirements:
1 year current operating room experience preferred
Minimum Skill Requirements:
Must be able to scrub basic surgery cases.
A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, acceptable grooming practices and ability to function in a fast paced, changing environment.
JOB DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
Sets up, scrubs and runs mayo for surgical procedures.
Assists surgeon by draping patient, passing instruments and suture; maintains correct sponge and instrument count.
Prepares operative tissue specimens, places in preservative communicating to the circulating nurse the name and the origination of the specimen, may transport to lab.
Provides care for the surgical patient by preparing necessary supplies, equipment and instrumentation needed for the surgical procedure by using physician preference cards.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman is a 91-bed acute-care, full-service hospital serving Kaufman and Henderson counties and southern Dallas County since 1979. Hospital services include women’s care, cardiac rehabilitation, wound care and diagnostic and imaging services. Texas Health Kaufman was recently recognized as a Pathway to Excellence® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a Level IV Trauma Center. Our location, 35 miles southeast of downtown Dallas, brings all the perks of country living to your lifestyle and puts the city's best features within convenient reach.