Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota
Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years
Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited
Spectacular springs throughout the county
Full Time 40 hours per week, 10 hour days.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Checks supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedure
Scrubs, gowns, and gloves
Sets up sterile table with instruments, supplies, equipment, and medications/solutions needed for procedure' displays knowledge of procedure and patient postitioning
Performs appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed
Gowns and gloves surgeon and assistants
Helps in draping sterile field
Passes instruments, etc., to surgeon during procedure
Maintains highest standard of sterile technique during procedure
Prepares sterile dressings
Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization
Assists other members of team with terminal cleaning of room
Assists in prepping room for the next patient
Works with RN and team members to provide safe patient care
Handles surgical specimens with 100% accuracy
Recognizes/ responds immediately to emergency situations appropriately
Displays awareness of and participates in cost effective behaviors endorsed by the organization
Performs duties in a timely manner, communicates all updates/ delays to team members/ team leader
Communicates supply problems appropriately, restocking supplies for the unit as needed
Readily accepts assignment or changes in assignment, maintains a positive attitude if asked to float to another room/ unit
Willingness to change schedule to meet unit staffing needs
Demonstrates competencies as defined by individual unit
Increases clinical knowledge/ skills independently, working with unfamiliar procedures/ surgeons to expand/ develop new skills
Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, delivers on commitments
Qualifications What You Will Need:
Individuals must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and to demonstrate that s/he can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
o Interpersonal Skills
o Completion of validation skills
o Knowledge of sterile technique, instrumentation, equipment, and sterile field set-up
o Knowledge of sterilization techniques
o Knowledge to anticipate critical emergencies of Speciatly Call Teams.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School Graduate/ GED
Successful Completion of accredited Surgical Technology program
One year experience as a Surgical Technologist required.
Commitment to work on a Specialty Surgical Team of Open Heart, NeuroSurgery or Orthopedic Speciatly Call.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
AS in Surgical Technology
One year experience in specialty preferred
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current CST/ Certified Surgical Assistant (NBSTSA)
The Surgical Technologist II is a member of the health care team who performs technical support in the perioperative period under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse according to the accepted clinical standards of care
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is 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.