HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Services Technician PRN in Wichita, Kansas

_Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas_

Surgical Services Technician

Shift: PRN

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.

Position Description:

The Surgical Technician is responsible for demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to provide assistance during surgical procedures performed in the department: * Experienced in all aspects of aseptic technique, setting up the required equipment, and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases. * Proficient in pulling cases as needed and breaking down cases at the end of the procedure.
* Knowledgeable regarding instrumentation, equipment, and supply needs for all types of surgical procedures.
* Performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery. * Individualizes preoperative planning and preparation for surgical intervention to meet the needs of each patient and his/her surgeon * Prepares the surgical suite / clinical area, supplies and equipment to ensure safety for patients and personnel * Assists with the surgical procedure * Adheres to the Association of Surgical Technologist Code of Ethics * Contributes to an environment that is conducive to clinical education of surgical technology students * Participates in routine unit duties

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification * Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy * Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification as a Surgical Technologist (CST) Required Education or Experience * Graduate of an approved school of surgical technology Required Knowledge and Skills* * * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Knowledge of accepted operating room standards and practice * Knowledge of instrument names, types and uses * Knowledge of electric video operative field equipment

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Surgical Services Technician PRN

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-19475