HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technician PRN in Orange Park, Florida


/Orange Park Medical Center is a full-service regional tertiary facility serving Clay County and it's surrounding communities. As part of the HCA family, the largest healthcare provider in the world, Orange Park Medical Center provides the opportunity to develop your career along side more than 1,500 team members and 750 physicians on staff. Specializing in advanced robotics, open heart, maternity/delivery, pediatric and adult services and a dozen other major service lines, Orange Park Medical Center is the provider of choice in northeast Florida for patients, staff and physicians alike./

TheSurgical Technician, under the direction and supervision of the RN and Surgical Services Supervisor, assists in the performance of a variety of both invasive and non–invasive operative procedures. Technical responsibilities include functioning in the role of theOperating Room Technicianfor surgical procedures and the knowledge of sterilizing techniques needed to carry out the procedure. TheScrub Technicianmaintains surgical equipment and maintains adequate stocking of surgical supplies and related equipment. Other responsibilities include, maintaining appropriate sterilizing techniques in cleaning the rooms and/or necessary supplies.

This is a highly visible role with a large degree of physician and patient interaction. The Surg Tech should strive to promote harmony in the unit.

The quality of care given in the Surgical Services area will be determined by the philosophy, mission, and values of the hospital and the Department of Nursing. The Surgical Technician will maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families, and the community. Duties include the following:

  • Patient Rights -The Surgical Technician will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
  • Patient Safety –The Surgical Technician demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, restraints, and National Patient Safety Goals.

EDUCATION: * Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist program is required LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required * Certified Surgical Technician (CST) is strongly preferred EXPERIENCE: * Minimum of 1 year Surgical Technician (ORT) experience is strongly preferred NEW TIER PRN REQUIREMENTS: * Level 1:Minimum of 36 scheduled hours per week as needed - required to take full call schedule * Level 2:Minimum of 24 scheduled hours per week as needed - required to take 4 call days per month and 1 weekend call per month * Level 3:Minimum of 12 scheduled hours per week as needed - no call required * All levels are different set pay rates per hour - the more shifts you can commit to, the higher the pay rate

Title: Surgical Technician PRN

Location: Florida-Orange Park-Orange Park Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01310-7158