Scrub Tech - Certified in Livingston, TN at Livingston Regional Hospital

Date Posted: 11/26/2022

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Job Description

HighPoint - Livingston Regional Hospital

At Livingston Regional Hospital, we recognize that our patients deserve qualified, engaged, and competent healthcare professionals. And we know that our healthcare professionals deserve a working environment that is safe, leaders who are visible and supportive, and opportunities to grow and develop. We have a positive, hopeful, and resilient leadership team that is solely focused on taking care of the heart of Livingston Regional Hospital – the people who work here. If you feel that your skills and compassion fit with our vision for person-centered care and evidence-based practice, and you would like to belong to a hospital family that only the best are invited to join, we invite you to apply today.

Essential Functions: 

Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies. Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments.

Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.

Passes instruments to physician during surgery. Continually accounts for number and location of instruments and supplies during surgery.

Receives and processes specimens for delivery to the laboratory.

Demonstrate knowledge and competency for following established departmental, nursing and hospital policies and procedures, standards of care, infection control protocols and safety policies. Assist with performance improvement activities within the department.

Provides assistance with the cleaning of the operating room between cases and at the end of the day; decontaminates, assembles, and sterilizes instruments, facilities, equipment and supplies.

Provides assistance with the cleaning of the operating room between cases and at the end of the day; decontaminates, assembles, and sterilizes instruments, facilities, equipment and supplies.

Must complete all education assigned and required for the position including classroom and on-line courses.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education: Graduate of a Program in Surgical Technology Required

Required Skills:

Licenses: Surgical Technologist Certification Required

For LPN Scrub Nurse: Current Tennessee State license or compact state license.

For Surgical Technologist: Certification is required for experienced surgical technologist upon hire unless qualifications are met under the TCA Section 68-57-102 grandfather clause effective 7/1/2006.

New Graduate Surgical Technologists are required to obtain certification within 6 months of employment.

Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS)

Minimum Work Experience:

Six months to one year of experience preferred.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Must work effectively as a team-member.

Organizational Expectations

I understand that it is my responsibility to read, understand and adhere to the following:
Our Mission and Vision
Code of Conduct
Standards of Performance
Customer Service Program
Professional Appearance Standards


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