Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) is transforming specialty care in our communities. We relentlessly create value by aligning physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal: delivering exceptional care and healing to our patients and communities we serve. We are driven to achieve the quadruple aim in health care: high quality outcomes and a better experience for patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care. As a national leader in surgical care, SCA’s 10,000 teammates operate more than 250 surgical facilities that serve nearly 1 million patients per year. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.
Why join SCA? Consider the following fantastic benefits…
Do you have an interest in working in the Operating Room? Do you prefer the technical and hands on part of the medical and surgical industry? Pacific Surgery Center is offering on-the-job training to become a Surgical Technician.
Pacific Surgery Center is a multi-specialty Surgery Center offering a learning experience in many specialties such as: ENT, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, GYN, Plastics, GI Endoscopy, Pain Management, Podiatry and more. You will never be bored and every day brings a new challenge and experience. The Operating Room is a fast-paced environment that offers opportunities to work with new and advanced technologies and work alongside some of the best Operating Rooms nurses and Surgeons in our community!
The program will be a robust 6-week training program consisting of virtual modules, self-guided study, and hands-on labs in our Surgery Center. You will be assigned an experienced preceptor who will help ensure that you are meeting the requirements needed to be a highly trained professional working in the Operating Room. Come join Pacific Surgery Center teams!
Directly reports to the Nurse Manager. Work collaboratively with all center staff. May take direction from other center managers, Medical Director and/or Administrator. Occasional contact with vendors, surveyors, civil authorities, and others.
Responsible for the preoperative planning and preparation for surgical intervention, individualized to meet the needs of each patient and his/her surgeon, applying age-specific guidelines. Scrubs on all surgical specialties, aides in the preparation and discharge of the surgical patient, including patient transport and transfer. Participates in Q.A. improvement activities, meets certification and educational requirements and demonstrates knowledge and compliance with the AST Standards of Practice and AORN's Standards and Recommended Practices.
Essential Functions, Duties & Responsibilities: