Kaufman, TX US
Area of Interest:
Patient Support Services
Texas Health Kaufman
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Kaufman is seeking a Certified Surgical Tech in the Surgery Department
PRN: Monday and Friday 6:30am-7:00PM (as needed)
Call required ***Must be able to respond within 30 minutes***
Minimum Education Requirements:
High School Graduate or G.E.D.
Graduate of accredited CST program.
Minimum Licensure/Certification Requirements:
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) required
CPR Certification required
Minimum Experience Requirements:
1 year scrubbing experience preferred
Minimum Skill Requirements:
Must be able to scrub basic surgery cases
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.