HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Scrub Technician Operating Room (OR) in Salem VA, Virginia

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, t he Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.
Responsibilities of the Surgical Scrub Technician:

  • Scrub routine cases with no assistance

  • Demonstrates knowledge of surgical anatomy and understanding of instrumentation and procedures

  • Does not divert attention from the operative field and ability to anticipate basic needs of surgeon/assistant

  • Labels all medications on the sterile field

  • Able to scrub independently on small to moderate and specialty cases

  • Assists the Registered Nurse with circulating duties


    Required – None

    Preferred – Work related experience


    Required – High School diploma or GED

    Required - Graduate of Surgical Technology Program or comparable experience in a surgical setting

    Required - BLS Certification.

Title: Surgical Scrub Technician Operating Room (OR)

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-15787