HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgery Technician II - PRN in Austin, Texas

_POSITION SUMMARY_

The Surgery Tech II assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient according to Hospital standards and policies. Performs scrub duties in all types of surgical interventions. Assists surgeons. Cares for and cleans Operating Room equipment, suites and instruments and maintains a sterile environment. Performs all required documentation. Performs duties in sterile processing. Performs all duties as assigned.

_JOB REQUIREMENTS_

LEVEL OF FORMAL EDUCATION REQUIRED: Completion of accredited Surgical Technologist Program and qualifications for
certification, or evidence of surgical technician skills and experience or a minimum of six (6) years of recent experience as a surgical technician with verification of competency in four of five surgical specialties (General, GYN, Neurosurgery, CV and Ortho) or any medical school graduate.

LICENSED/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED ? __ X _YES _ __ NO * Surgical Tech Certification from an Accredited program such as NBSTSA or CAAHEP or ABHES surgical technology program OR eligible to take Certification 180 days post hire. (Employees hired prior to 9/01/09 will be considered “grandfathered” and will not be required to present certification). OR Licenced Vocational Nurse * Current BLS

*EXPERIENCE REQUIRED*: Prefer three years of Operating Room (OR) scrub experience. Effective verbal, written, and face to face communication skills.

Title: Surgery Technician II - PRN

Location: Texas-Austin-South Austin Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00196-48876