Certified Surgical Tech

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Bedford, TX US
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Area of Interest:
Allied Health
Job Type:
Full Time
Texas Health HEB

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is seeking a Full Time Certified Surgical Technologist for 1st shift.

Work Hours:
Mon-Fri 0630-1500 with night and weekend call required.

Required minimum education:
Graduate of an accredited surgery technology program, Vocational Nurse Program or graduate/completion of a military training program in surgical technology

Required minimum experience:
One year current operating room experience preferred
***Heart experience highly preferred

Required license/certification:
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
LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse upon hire; BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support within 30 days of hire

-Intra-operatively displays skills and behavior conducive to desirable outcome.
-Nursing Process: Assists in providing peri-operative care for a patient population that includes Infants, Pediatrics, Adults, and Geriatrics.
Preoperatively assists R.N. circulator in formulating plan of care.
-Professional accountability: Assists as needed in coordinating patient care peri-operatively and assumes responsibility and accountability for behavior in order to maintain standards for professional nursing practice.
-Post-operatively follows proper procedures for care of instruments, supplies and equipment. Under supervision, assists RN circulator with post-operative duties.
-Infection Control: Assists in the delivering of nursing care in a manner that minimizes the risk of transfer of infection and accidental contamination.
-Safety: Assists in delivering care in a manner which protects the patient from injury.
-Continuous Improvement: Care is provided with an emphasis on continually improving quality, service and cost effectiveness.
-Age Specific Care: Demonstrates competence in assisting with the performance of age appropriate patient care that is specific to the unique physiological and anatomic aspects of life from the very young to the older adult.

Entity Information:
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is a 296-bed, acute-care facility serving Northeast Tarrant County since 1973. With more than 550 physicians on its medical staff,  hospital services include outpatient surgery, women’s services, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated oncology unit and cardiac rehabilitation. Texas Health HEB recently received a dual accreditation as a Cycle IV Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and a designated "Baby Friendly" facility by WHO and UNICEF. Our location brings the best of suburban living, offering you the benefits of convenience and solid career opportunities.
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