Providence Health & Services Surgery Technician II in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Surgery Technician Il ( Full Time / Day Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, CA.
In this position you will:
The Surgical Technician role is a non-licensed health care employee who performs the surgical scrub role and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse ( RN )
These duties may include reviewing preference lists and picking the supplies and instruments for a procedure
Perform a surgical scrub and preparing the back table with the appropriate sterile instrumentation and supplies
Provide support intra-operatively by anticipating the surgeon’s needs and passing him/her the appropriate instrumentation and supplies when needed during the case; completing the cycle by taking instruments and equipment to the decontamination area at the end of the procedure and putting away left over supplies and equipment
Provide patient care to the following age groups: premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults
Required qualifications for this position include:
Successfuly completed training as a surgical technician at an accredited school
Minimum 2 years of experience as a Surgical Technician in an Operating Room
Fluent ability to understand oral and written English directives, including English text
Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks
Current American Heart Association BCLS certification
Accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks
Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner
Fluent ability to understand and communicate using basic medical terminology
Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families and co-workers
Certified Operating Room Technologist ( CORT ) or Certified Scrub Technologist ( CST ) Certification within 1 year of hire
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.
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Job Category: Surgical Techs
Req ID: 222534