Position Summary: Under the guidance of a Registered Nurse, is responsible for the care and safety of patients who come under his/her care. Prepares and maintains sterile supplies, instruments and equipment for surgery. Adheres to principles of sterilization, disinfection and maintains a sterile conscience and ethics. Accurately prepares for assigned procedures. Anticipates the needs of the patient and surgical team. During surgical procedures, passes instruments and supplies to surgeon and assistants and maintains an accurate account of sponges, needles and instruments.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Graduate from a Surgical Technician school. Certification as an OR technician
Skills and Abilities
Good oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Knowledge of surgical, sterile techniques and instruments a must. Minimum of one (1) year Surgical Technician experienced preferred.
Primary Location: Coral Gables, Florida
Facility: Coral Gables Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005034543
About Coral Gables Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.