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Surgical Scrub Tech Gastro Lab PRN

Fort Walton Beach, FL, United States

Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located on Florida's Emerald Coast, is looking for an Scrub Technician to add to its Surgical Services Team!
 
The Emerald Coast features world famous vacation destinations of Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island and is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is one of the nation's top performers on quality measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. The hospital has the tri-county's only comprehensive cardiovascular program. It is also the only acute care hospital in the area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission, a Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is affiliated with UAB and accredited by the Commission on Cancer.
 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provide care to patients under the direction of the RN, utilizing the nursing process, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of FWBMC.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Demonstrates knowledge and application of sterile technique, instruments and supplies needed for surgical cases.
  • Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit.
  • Communicates and participates in patient care activities in direct conjunction with the RN.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process.
  • Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes.
  • Maintains and practices quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel.
  • Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information.
  • Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system.  Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.
  • Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm.
  • Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements.
  • Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety.
  • Regular, Punctual and dependable attendance.
  • May have access to the POS room or designated areas to transport, assemble, and stock (inventory) of non scheduled drugs and biologicals to include but not limited to fluids, sterile water, normal saline, and irrigations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:

  • Graduated from LPN training program preferred or
  • Graduated from ST training program preferred 

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

  • BCLS-AHA Healthcare Provider certification required at time of hire
  • Surgical Technologist Certification preferred
  • CFER (Certified Flexible Endoscope Reprocessor) preferred 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: 

  • Previous scrubbing experience preferred
  • Acute care experience preferred 

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:

  • Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transcribe physician’s orders
  • Knowledge of body substance isolation
  • Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs
  • Knowledge of basic anesthesia principles
  • Video equipment set up/troubleshooting skills

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Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Facility: Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Job ID: 01307-8402
Category: Nursing Support
Contract: PRN
Shift: PRN/Per Diem
Job Class: PRN

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