Last year our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a(an) Surgical Tech with Columbia Oakwood Surgery Center you can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back!
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Columbia Oakwood Surgery Center, we offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Columbia Oakwood Surgery Center family! We will give you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking for an enthusiastic Surgical Tech to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential!
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, the Surgical Tech contributes to the company’s mission and vision by assisting with the provision of safe and effective nursing care in accordance with a defined scope of practice within the operating room. This may include: direct patient care and observation, scrubbing and assisting the surgeon at the operative field, surgical room turnover between cases, collection and recording of pertinent clinical data in the medical record and consistent collaboration with the Registered Nurse in clinical decision making.
What you will do in this role:
·Demonstrate necessary practical, technical, or specialized skills required for the role of the surgical technician in accordance with Association of Surgical Technologists
·Assist in preparing the operative suite for surgery by checking and gathering supplies, equipment, and instruments
·Ensure that surgical asepsis is maintained in the handling of instruments, sponges, sutures, drains, needles, and dressings
·Assist in the turnover of the O.R. suites between cases, disposing of trash and linens, and cleaning of equipment and environmental surfaces
·Prepare procedure room for use the following day by bringing in equipment, setting up, "pulling cases" accurately, and reporting to supervisor items that are needed and not available
Qualifications you will need:
·Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program (preferred)
·One year experience in an operating room setting (preferably in an ambulatory surgery center)
·Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program as required per facility practice and state regulatory requirement; otherwise preferred
·Valid BCLS Certification upon employment ***Online certification not acceptable
Oakwood Surgery Center provides care to every patient every day. We provide that care with a spirit of warmth, friendliness, and personal pride. We perform over 900 cases a month. Our services include orthopedic, podiatry, ophthalmology, ENT, urology, GYN, dental, occuloplastics, endoscopy, and retina specialties. Oakwood Surgery Center is an affiliate of HCA Healthcare.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."
Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Surgical Tech opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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