Certified Surgical Tech - FT - Days in Winchester, KY at Clark Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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Clark Regional Medical Center

Making Communities Healthier with Comprehensive Care...

You can get to know who we are and what truly makes us different by our mission, 'Making Communities Healthier'.  As health care evolves, Clark Regional Medical Center is transforming patient safety and quality care - pushing the limits and paving the way to establish new practices and set new standards.  We believe in putting the patient at the center of everything we do.  We are developing the most innovative patient experiences with out constant investment in continuing education and leadership development programs.

We want you on our team...Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester, an 18 minute drive from Lexington, KY is searching for a full-time, day shift Surgical Technologist to facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.

We are committed to serving the needs of our community and our region with exceptional quality and we are passionately focused on our patients.  We consider quality more than just a set of criteria.  It is a way of life for Clark, encompassing everything we do.  This is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow and expand with new services. 

At Clark Regional, we believe in building careers.  That is why we offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, competitive pay, a generous paid time off program, flexible spending account plan, choice of health insurance plans, dental, vision, life, disability plans, discounts in our café and various discounts in our community, traditional and Roth 401 (k) plans  with a match, and free parking on our beautiful campus.

Essential functions for position include, but are not limited to:


  • Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies.Validates that all needed items are present prior to starting the procedure.
  • 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.
  • Properly cares for instrumentation and prepares them for decontamination. Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments.
  • Verifies sterility of back table, supplies and instrumentation prior to starting procedure and monitors throughout the procedure.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action

Job Requirements

Education:

  • Graduate of a Program in surgical Technology, required

Certifications:

  • Surgical Tech certification, preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), required - American Heart Association

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran