Certified Surgical Technician – Surgery – Kissimmee
AdventHealth Kissimmee seeks to hire Surgical Technician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
AdventHealth Kissimmee is an 83-bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance.
AdventHealth Kissimmee Surgery is comprised of 4 operating rooms and performs approximately 2500 annually. Our surgery department is supported by ambulatory surgery, recovery room, and sterile supply. Our service lines include orthopedics, GYN, ophthalmology, urology, general surgery, ENT, and vascular surgery. Our facility continues to expand to meet the surgical needs of Osceola County. As a member of the surgical team we will work together to deliver the best patient experience.
11am-7:30pm; M-F + Call.
*$5,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)
Under general supervision, a surgical scrub technician/nurse assists with the patient care in surgery by performance of technical and other delegated duties. Functions as a member of the surgical team, as a scrub person by providing care to surgical patients of age specific groups identified in the unit standards of care (may include neonate to geriatric). Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Graduate from school of surgical technology or LPN program or RN program, or completion of a military training program that includes surgical technology skills.
Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
LPN Program Graduates: Valid Florida State Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse
BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification
CST Certification or CORT certification OR
Completion of an RN training program
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it.
Performs the role of surgical scrub by anticipating the needs of the surgeon and keeping the circulating nurse informed of any needs throughout a procedure. Ensures that all supplies, equipment, and medications are assembled prior to the procedure.
Is innovative in maintaining high standards and quality in the facilitation of cost savings and containment.
In an efficient and organized manner, assists team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times. Directs ancillary personnel participating in room turnover. Provides assistance and support as needed to members of the surgical team.
Supervises other healthcare team members in the surgical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training, and the education of new personnel.
Promotes a safe environment. Takes appropriate action in emergency situations, being aware of and controlling hazards which may endanger patients, visitors, and employees. Identifies and reports environmental concerns to the management team. Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards and AH policy and procedure.
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, appropriately uses PPE, and performs hand washing according to policy. Strictly adheres to all infection control practices and diligently monitors aseptic technique of the entire surgical team. Takes immediate corrective action for breaks in technique.
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Adheres to all policies and procedures.
Supports the customer and employee satisfaction activities of the organization. Maintains good relationships with physicians, management, other departments and staff. Investigates and responds to complaints in a timely manner.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Surgical Technician opportunity with Kissimmee and apply online today.
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.