Certified Surgical Technologist

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 10-21-2016
Full Time: 40 hours per week
Mon-Fri 7:00am-3:00pm
Call required weekends/holidays
Must respond to call within 30 minutes

Minimum Education Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited surgical technology program.

Minimum Licensure / Certification Requirements:
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
Completion of competency assessment.
Successful completion of BLS within 30 days of hire.

Minimum Experience Requirements:
1 year of Trauma, Robotics, and/or Cardiovascular CST work experience required

Minimum Skill Requirements:
A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment; knowledge of surgical technology.

- Provides care according to standards of care

- Prioritizes care

- Performs technical procedures safely, proficiently, and within scope of practice

- Adapts care measures to reflect age specific and
developmental considerations.

- Follows hand washing and infection control guidelines

- Performs surgical scrub according to policy.

- Verifies correct sterilization method is utilized for specific instruments and equipment.

- Performs procedure for time-out, including confirmation of correct patient, correct site and correct

- Performs accurate sharp, sponge and instrument counts at appropriate times with documentation.

- Laboratory/pathology specimens labeled correctly on surgical field.

- Verifies with RN proper medication dosages, uses appropriate route.

- Labels all medication(s) on sterile field.

- Assists with environmental sanitation in OR suites.

- Demonstrates cooperative relationship by showing willingness to support team members.

- Willing and assisting team member.

- Utilizes positive, one-on-one, first party communication.

- Participates in training and orientation of Patient Care Associates, Certified Surgical Tech, and students of Healthcare disciplines.

- Follows/accepts scheduling guidelines.

- Uses time card to punch in and out correctly and consistently.

- Accepts or negotiates changes to assignment to facilitate delivery of quality care.

- Stock rooms to make clean and ready for new patients.

- Return equipment to appropriate storage area.

- Answers pages for room turnover and/or patient lifting assistance when not assigned to specific OR suite.

- Perform other duties as assigned.
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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