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Surgical Technologist - FT

2020-09-10
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  • Bayfront Health Punta Gorda Bayfront Health Punta Gorda

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Prepares and maintains medical equipment for surgical procedures. Follows hospital regulations and industry procedures to tend to patient during pre-operation procedures. Performs pre-operation preparations to the patient's skin, body and medical equipment. May be required to transport patient to and from the operating room. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a registered nurse. A graduate of an accredited surgical technologist program. Must be certified to perform CPR with 0-2 years of clinical experience in a related field. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Who is Bayfront Health Punta Gorda?

 Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is a 208-bed Joint Commission Accredited hospital part of a regional network of seven hospitals. Bayfront Health Punta Gorda features all-private patient rooms in the acute care setting, and offers an accredited primary stroke center, the Joint Commission Certified Joint and Spine Center, an accredited chest pain center, an accredited hyperbaric and wound care center, and emergency care services.

 Why should you join the team?

 Employees at Bayfront Health Punta Gorda have the opportunity to take advantage of our awesome employee benefits.

  • Gym access to our onsite wellness center
  • Educational reimbursement up to $5,000 for RNs
  • Sign-On Bonus’s for critically needed positions
  • Excellent medical benefits packages with multiple rate options
  • The ability to be a shared employee with other Bayfront facilities 

 Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is located 5 minutes off I-75 in a quaint waterfront town. The hospital is surrounded with waterfront views and wonderful local restaurants. 

 POSITION PURPOSE

Surgical Technologist assists in preparation of the operating room by selecting and opening sterile supplies and surgical instrumentation.  Preoperative tasks include assembling, adjusting and checking sterile equipment.  Intra-operatively all scrubbing duties are performed in a competent and proficient manner with the ability to prioritize scrubbing duties, to the needs of the surgeon and patient.  Assists Clinical Coordinator with new employee orientation and learning experiences for surgical technologist students.  Assists other member of the team in preparing the operating room for the next case.  Assists and may be assigned to other areas of the department/hospital as needed. 

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