Surgical Tech (PRN) in Athens, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 12/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Athens, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/18/2020

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Surgical Technician – Surgery / OR –– PRN – Variable Shifts - position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

• Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies. Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments.

• 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.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

•         Graduate from a Surgical Tech Program is required.

•         Certified Surgical Technologist in the State of TN is required.

•         BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required at the time of hire.

•         Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement, and the ability to work with minimal supervisor.

•         Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.


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