Surgical Tech Cert PRN Days Ocala at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description

Surgical Technologist Certified PRN AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala
  • Horse Capital of the World
  • 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
Work Hours/Shift:
PRN Days
You Will Be Responsible For:


•          Maintains proper body alignment of the patient when assisting with positioning patients for procedures.

•    Utilizes proper aseptic and sterile technique, and appropriate personal protective equipment.

•    Utilizes aseptic technique in preparation of sterile supplies and maintains the sterile field at all times. Assists with monitoring all members of the team for aseptic and sterile technique compliance.

•    Monitors and reports variances in standards of practice utilizing the chain of command in a timely manner.

•    Adheres to AORN Guidelines in maintaining cleanliness in the work area.

•    Ensures all equipment is in working order and appropriately and timely reports and/or corrects deficiencies with equipment or the operating room environment. Removes malfunctioning equipment/instruments per policy.

•    Proactively participates in the safe procedure review process.

•    Adheres to policies regarding handling and removing of bio hazardous materials.

•    Adheres to the surgical count procedure per policy.

•    Demonstrates competence in scrubbing with and assisting the physician by utilizing appropriate priority-setting skills and anticipating the surgeons needs during routine and emergent procedures.  Works efficiently to provide prompt access to sterile items.

•    Adheres to the Surgical Attire (Dress Code) in Sterile Invasive Procedure and Instrument Processing Departments policy.

•    Appropriately precleans instruments at the point of use for terminal sterilization.

•    Serves as an advocate for their patients' safety and comfort.

What you will need:
  • High school Diploma or equivalent; Graduate of an Accredited Surgical Technologist Program
  • One year experience as a Surgical Technologist preferred. Will accept new graduates of an accredited program.
  • CST certification obtained through the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or Tech in Surgery - Certified (ST-C) obtained through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) / BLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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