Hospital Corporation of America OR Technician (Certified) in Las Vegas, Nevada

POSITION SUMMARY (includes, but is not limited to):

The Certified Surgical Technologist functions under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and performs delegated functions. The successful candidate will:
Assumes responsibility to assist the surgeon by preparing and handling instruments, supplies, and equipment to maintain an aseptic environment through specific techniques and practices.
He/she adheres to policy and procedures, observes Universal Precautions and is responsible for meeting the Standards of Care.
Patient age may be from neonate to geriatric.
Completes a competency skills checklist within 90 days of employment.
Education:
Graduate from high school or equivalent program.
Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology.
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support.
License:
Current Surgical Technologist Certification required. Current certification by the Liaison Council of Certification of the Association of Surgical Technologist required.
Current certification through NCCT upon hire/transfer is acceptable; however, new hire/transfer employee must convert to certification by the Liaison Council of Certification of the Association of Surgical Technologist within 90 days of hire/transfer at the employee’s own expense.
Experience:
Minimum 1 year in a health care setting.
GI lab experience preferred.
Previous surgical tech experience is required for a per piem/PRN role as there is not a guarantee of hours for training.
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