Certified Surgical Technician - Or/Surgery - Chabert - Full Time

Hancock Medical Center Houma , LA 70361

Posted 3 months ago

We've made a lot of progress since opening the doors in 1942, but one thing has never changed - our commitment to serve, heal, lead, educate, and innovate. We believe that every award earned, every record broken and every patient helped is because of the dedicated employees who fill our hallways.

At Ochsner, whether you work with patients every day or support those who do, you are making a difference and that matters. Come make a difference at Ochsner Health System and discover your future today!

This job assists in procedures competently and professionally, assures appropriate handling and maintenance of equipment and supplies, and assures availability of equipment and supplies for surgical procedures. Scrubs for surgical procedures and performs other duties as assigned by the RN.

Education

Required

  • Completion of a formal training program in Surgical Technology

Work Experience

Required

  • 2 years experience with advanced therapeutic endoscopy procedures and working knowledge of radiation safety and image storage guidelines.

Certifications

Required

  • Certification as a Surgical Technologist

Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Good organizational skills

  • Good time management skills and self directed

  • Demonstrates Good Judgement

Job Duties

  • Performs direct patient care duties, including assisting physicians during procedures

  • Assists in the day-to-day operations of the department

  • Maintains required clinical knowledge, technical skills, equipment, training and credentials.

  • Adapts to change in a positive constructive manner

  • Ensures cleanliness and/disinfection of endoscopes while maintaining quality control measures

Other related duties as required. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.

Remains knowledgeable on current federal, state and local laws, accreditation standards or regulatory agency requirements that apply to the assigned area of responsibility and ensures compliance with all such laws, regulations and standards.

Complies with the Ochsner Health System Compliance & Privacy Program and Standards of Conduct, including the immediate reporting of any known or suspected unethical or questionable behaviors or conduct; patient/employee safety, patient privacy, and/or other compliance-related concerns.

Ochsner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Physical and Environmental Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Are you ready to make a difference? Apply Today!

Ochsner Health System endeavors to make our site accessible to all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website, or if you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact our HR Employee Service Center at 504-842-4748 (select option 1) or careers@ochsner.org. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

EEO is the Law links in English or Spanish.

Affirmative Action Policy Statement


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