HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgery Technician II in Lone Tree, Colorado
Sky Ridge offers the latest in medical technology in a soothing, healing environment. Combine that with world-class services and the area's top healthcare professionals and you'll understand why Sky Ridge has become a model of care for the rest of the country. Hospital of Choice for Thousands The people of Douglas County were eager for the opening of Sky Ridge Medical Center. Some, however, were a bit more eager. As Douglas County's first hospital, the doors officially opened for the first time at 7 a.m. August 20, 2003, and the first baby born at Sky Ridge greeted the world 52 minutes later. With a reach that covers Highlands Ranch, Lone Tree, Parker, Castle Rock and Littleton, as well as Douglas and southern Arapahoe counties, Sky Ridge has become the hospital of choice for thousands. As a new facility, we have the latest technologies and equipment available: Cardiac services includes two interventional catheterization labs. The Cancer Center offers chemotherapy plus radiation therapy via a highly precise, 3-D radiation system. Orthopedic services include care for spine, joints and sports injuries. Women's and children's services at Sky Ridge are extensive. Because this is an area with lots of families, Sky Ridge is ready. Board-certified pediatricians on staff 24 hours a day. And, our Level III trauma center, with around-the-clock emergency care and orthopedic surgeons available 24/7, is ready to meet the demands of the community. Room for Growth As part of Douglas County, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation, Sky Ridge was built with growth in mind. When the time comes, the hospital can be built out to 335 beds.
Why Choose Sky Ridge? • Rated # 1 in safety by Consumer Reports • Joint Commission Accreditation for spine, hip, knee and stroke programs • Top performer in spine and orthopedics • Sky Ridge surgeons rated Sky Ridge Surgical Services #1 in HealthONE • OR team awarded HCA President’s award • Fast growing, acute-care facility with outstanding clinical outcomes • Dedicated, multi-disciplinary OR teams • Hospital thriving in one of the fastest growing, most livable counties in the country
The Surgical Technician demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to function in the scrub role during surgical procedures performed in the department. The Surgical Technician is experienced in all aspects as aseptic technique, setting up the required equipment and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases; pulling cases as needed; and breaking down cases at the end of the procedure. He/she is knowledgeable regarding instrumentation, equipment, and supply needs for all types of surgical procedures. The Surgical Technician may come in contact with medications and therefore must demonstrate understanding of proper medication management and storage as well as maintaining a secure medication environment. The Surgical Technician may rotate to other areas other than surgery, and will perform those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency. The Surgical Technician performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan for Sky Ridge Medical Center (SRMC). The Surgical Technician follows and supports SRMC policy and procedures. The Surgical Technician displays positive support for the values and mission of SRMC. The Surgical Technician provides education on procedures, instrumentation, and equipment as needed. The Surgical Technician demonstrates advanced resource skills for equipment and instruments. The Surgical Technician assists Clinical Nurse Coordinators in case preparation, equipment needs (operating and capital requests), and preference card accuracy. The Surgical Technician may function in the role of preceptor with completion of a SRMC Preceptor Course. Call is required for position.
Full Time/Day Shift Call requiremen-1-2 time per week and once every 6-8week Spine & Total Joint experience required
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Graduation from an accredited program for Surgical Technician (required)
Registration as a Surgical Technician by Colorado Division of Registration (DORA) (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
Current certification as a surgical technologist; title granted upon successful completion of board exam is CST. (preferred)
- One - three years of experience as a Surgery Technician
Title: Surgery Technician II
Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08936-59643