HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Tech Certified Evenings in Charleston, South Carolina

Assists in nursing care and preparation of the cardiovascular surgical patient by performance of routine and specialized duties. Performs scrub duties and related procedures such as surgical room set-up for specialized cardiovascular patients.The skills required for this position include but are not limited to setting up and scrubbing the following cases: CABG, valve replacement, and aortic malformalities. May also perform surgical technician duties within the general OR population.

Surgical Technician Position Summary: Assists in Nursing Care and preparation of the surgical patient by performance of routine and delegated duties according to standards and policies of THS, and the department of Surgical Services. Performs scrub duties and related procedures such as surgical room set-up. Assists in the maintenance of supplies. Provides assistance in emergency procedures as well as elective and scheduled cases. Assists in preparation, transportation and supervision of patients. Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.

Education:Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology.

Licensure/Certification:BLS - Healthcare Provider American Heart Association. National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) OR must have worked as a surgical tech prior to January 1, 2008.

Experience:Recent OR experience.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Surgical Tech Certified Evenings

Location: South Carolina-Charleston-Trident Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00062-19696