HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Operating Room Surgical Tech in Overland Park, Kansas
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Maintains current knowledge of surgical procedures and techniques.
Ability to identify and select instruments and equipment necessary for surgical procedures and appropriately interpret information on preference cards.
Knowledge of current practice related to hand hygiene, and sterile technique.
Knowledge of current practice of decontamination, high level disinfectant, aseptic,
and sterilization procedures.
Demonstrates attention to detail by ensuring that all documentation is legible, complete, and accurate.
Maintains current knowledge of advances in operating room trends.
Knowledge of organizational policies, procedures, systems, and objectives.
Has knowledge of patient rights and strives to improve patient outcomes by respecting each patient’s cultural, psychosocial, and spiritual values.
Knowledge of applicable regulatory, compliance, and accreditation standards and requirements.
Possesses critical thinking skills.
Demonstrates a willingness to listen to others and openly expresses respect for differing opinions.
Demonstrates leadership, effective organizing, and planning skills.
Effective problem solving skills to include data analysis and judgment to make effective decisions.
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
High Impact Communication - Effective oral and written communication skills
Computer Skills – Knowledge and basic use of computer skills.
Maintains high level of confidentiality at all times.
Ability to build trust and gain respect through effective team leadership and participation skills.
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program (preferred).
One year experience in an operating room setting (preferably in an ambulatory surgery center).
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program as required per facility practice and state regulatory requirement; otherwise preferred.
Valid BCLS Certification upon employment*online certification not acceptable.
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Operating Room Surgical Tech
Location: Kansas-Overland Park-Overland Park Surgery Center
Requisition ID: 09960-1520