Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
Our care for patients extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
FT / Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Ensures operating room is sterile
Conducts field preparation and maintenance
Conducts instrument counts prior to surgical procedures
Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning, and draping patients
Provides patients with supportive care during pre-operative phases
Collects and labels specimens obtained during surgical procedures
Maintains surgical instruments in an organized manner and monitors/tracks instrument counts throughout procedures
Assists team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times in an efficient and organized manner
Performs other duties as assigned
What You Will Need:
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures in the health care industry
Up-to-date knowledge of surgical instruments and supplies in order to be able to hand surgeons the correct tools during surgeries
Up-to-date knowledge of regulatory requirements and local, state, and national laws
Ability to understand and process surgeon dictated instructions and directions
Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
High School Diploma or GED Required
Two years of technical experience preferred
Associates Degree or Technical certificate/diploma in a related field preferred
BLS certification required
CST or CSFA from NBSTSA or Tech in Surgery â“ Certified, (NCCT), TS-C (NCCT), Accredited by NCCA
If LPN, must have current, valid State license as Licensed Professional Nurse
Two years of technical experience
Assists surgeons by preparing operating rooms and appropriately arranging surgical equipment and supplies
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.