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
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
What You Will Need:
Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
If LPN, must have current, valid State license as a Licensed Professional Nurse
One-year perioperative services experience
Ability to function at a high level in a physically demanding, high-stress environment
Demonstrated ability to work under stressful conditions
Ability to work irregular hours including call hours
Facilitates the operative or other invasive procedure by preparing and providing the required sterile instruments, supplies and equipment. Maintains the sterile field and anticipates and responds to the needs of the surgical team.
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.