St. David's Round Rock Medical Center is part of St. David's HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. With 171 beds, the hospital's comprehensive services include advanced cardiac care at the Heart Hospital of Austin at St. David's Round Rockthe first specialized cardiac facility in Williamson Countywith the only Hybrid Operating Room (OR) in the county; as well as emergency services in a 24-hour emergency department, including advanced trauma care with a Level II Trauma Center; St. David's Urgent Care Round Rock; and St. David's Emergency Center in Cedar Park. St. David's Round Rock Medical Center is also known for providing advanced orthopedic and robotic services, among other complex specialties. In 2016, the hospital received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades and also earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401K, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Under direct supervision of the Registered Nurse according to standard procedure, the surgical technician assists the surgical team through case preparation, surgical assistance, and after care of operating room patients, equipment and supplies. The technician also participates in unit activities.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists in delivery of patient care.
Assembles and prepares for procedures.
Participates in performance of procedures.
Assists with procedure completion.
Assists with delivery of age appropriate care to patients.
Assists in maintaining a clean, orderly, and safe environment.
Insures availability of safe instruments and equipment.
Returns equipment and supplies appropriately to contamination to proper storage following completion of procedure.
Consistently demonstrates efficiency and timelines during case turnover.
Participates in performance improvement (quality assurance).
Takes appropriate action to prevent/manage accidents in the area.
Participate in unit activities.
Participates in budget and inventory control.
Updates procedure cards when changes are necessary.
Participates in staff and self-development.
Performs other duties as delegated.
Demonstrates positive customer service skills.
Facilitates adhesiveness of Surgical services.
Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or GED certificate. Completion of accredited Surgical Technologist Program and successfully completed certification exam; or a minimum of (6) years of recent experience as a surgical technician with demonstrated competency in five or more specialties to include General, GYN, Ortho, Neuro and Plastics; good customer relations skills; effective verbal, written, and face-to-face communication skills.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Required: Current Certified Surgical Technologist. Current certification as BLS Healthcare Provider by AHA.