HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technologist in Cartersville, Georgia
_Cartersville Medical Center_
Cartersville Medical Center is a 119-bed acute care hospital, Chest Pain Center, Certified Primary Stroke Center, Certified Total Joint program and Gold Seal Inpatient Diabetes program facility accredited by the Joint Commission. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence at The Women’s Center provides mammography services that are gold seal accredited by the American College of Radiology. The Advanced Wound Healing Center provides specialized treatment for chronic or non-healing wounds. The Hope Center, a regional, Commission on Cancer approved cancer treatment facility, provides over 4,000 treatments with over 300 new patients per year from a ten county region. __
Cartersville Medical Center is seeking a Surgical Technologist PRN/As Needed.
_Job Summary_ * The Surgical Technologist (ST), under the supervision of a registered nurse, provides intraoperative technical skills in surgical interventions to the infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient population. * The ST is responsible for preparing the sterile field with equipment and instruments, utilizing perioperative standards and principles to assure the highest level of sterility and quality outcomes for the surgical patient. * Promotes cost-effective supply usage. * Responsible in assisting the RN with planning and implementation of patient care. * Responsible for maintaining current knowledge of AORN recommended practices and hospital policies/ standards of this facility. * Utilizes effective communication skills and interacts with others in a courteous manner. * Participates in performance improvement activities to assure continuous quality improvement. * Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers, and all other customers. * Promotes a supportive, teamwork-oriented environment. * Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of CMC. * Promotes and maintains patient safety standards. Apply Online Today to join this great Surgical Services Team!
- Previous OR experience preferred.
- Graduate of a recognized school for surgical technologists or has commensurate ORT experience.
- Basic Healthcare Provider (BLS) Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion.
- Competency to assist in endoscopy procedures, ordering supplies, and sterile processing.
- CST certification preferred.
- Must be within 30 minutes of facility when on call.
Title: Surgical Technologist
Location: Georgia-Cartersville-Cartersville Medical Center-Cartersville
Requisition ID: 08625-6531