Surgical Technologist II

 
Position: Surgical Technologist II

Job ID: 143731

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Department: WOO OPERATING ROOMS

Talent Area: Clinical Support

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 10:30a - 7p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston, opened its doors in April 2017. Located in one of the fastest growing areas in north Houston, the hospital, which has a staff of over 600, has already provided thousands of patients with specialty care closer to home. The outpatient building, which opened in October 2016, includes 72 exam rooms and clinics for major pediatric specialties including cancer, cardiology, allergy/immunology/rheumatology and diabetes/endocrinology. The hospital’s inpatient building features the area’s only dedicated pediatric emergency center with 25 patient rooms, 32 acute care beds, four operating rooms, 12 radiology suites and 28 critical care rooms. To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.  

Summary:

We are searching for a Surgical Technician - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll handle instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure, assisting the physician while performing related patient care duties in an age appropriate manner as assigned by the circulating nurse (RN).

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Responsibilities :

Performs patient care related duties Prepares OR equipment and supplies while performing patient care related duties in an age appropriate manner Demonstrates effective time management skills Cares for one or more of the following age groups routinely: Neonates, Infants, Toddler, Preschool Age, School Age, Adolescent, and Adult

 

 



Qualifications:

Educational program completion for surgical technologists which may include training programs for surgical technology in the army, navy, air force, marine corps, or coast guard of the United States or in the United States Public Health Service Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) by one of the following: National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting OR National Center for Competency Testing Minimum of 0-2 years of experience as a surgical technologist Knowledge of a wide variety of instrumentation, equipment, supplies, and surgical procedures particular to an operating room Ability to communicate effectively, be attentive, and anticipate the needs of the surgeon Ability to operate sterilizers, microscopes, and surgical equipment related to surgical specialties, i.e., fiberoptic equipment, electrocautery unit, suction machines, orthopedic tourniquets, air powered equipment, etc Must be able to demonstrate an understanding and commitment to meeting customer needs

 



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