Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Part-Time Endoscopy Technician- Operating Room

    Job Location US-TX-Cedar Park
    Type
    Part-Time
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    SCA owns and/or provides management services to 200+ surgical facilities, and is in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians and in affiliation with 105 health systems. SCA's clinical systems, service line growth strategies, benchmarking processes, and efficiency programs create measurable advantage for surgical facilities – clinically, operationally, and financially. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

     

    TITLE: Full-Time CST- Operating Room

     

    Facility Description:

     

    NO on-call, NO nights, No weekends, plus 7 paid holidays, 401k options, and generous PTO!

     

    Cedar Park Surgery Center is a busy, freestanding, multi-specialty outpatient surgery center, located in Cedar Park, Texas.  The surgery center features four operating rooms and one pain room. 

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    Functions as a Certified GI Technologist in the operating room under the direction of the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse.

    • Assists other members of the procedure team with gowning, gloving, applying eye protection to perform patient procedures.
    • Assists with the preparation of the operating room for procedures.
    • Assists with positioning and draping of patients.
    • Assists with care, preparation, maintenance and after-care of supplies and equipment.
    • Knows and practices the principles and procedures of aseptic and sterile technique as applicable.
    • Handles specimens in accordance with facility policy and procedures.
    • Knows how to pre-clean, disinfect, process and safely store endoscopes according to best practice guidelines, facility policy and under the direction of the Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse.
    • Cleans and/or disinfects instruments and equipment after use and returns it to the proper area for processing and storage.
    • Participates in procedure validation and TIME OUT processes with the rest of the procedure team.
    • Demonstrates ability to understand and use sterilizers, high-level disinfectors, instrument washers, and other designated processors.
    • Demonstrates ability to understand use, function, interpretation, documentation, and record-keeping of chemical and biological indicators related to instrument and equipment high-level disinfection and sterilization processes.
    • Demonstrates understanding of operating room technical equipment according to manufacturer’s guidelines, policy and procedures.
    • Assists with stocking, replenishing and preparation of supplies.
    • Updates knowledge in procedural techniques and related patient care techniques.
    • Checks updated schedule every morning and prepares rooms, supplies, and equipment, as assigned and directed by Clinical Leader/Registered Nurse.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Functioning independently in the endoscopy tech role as part of the surgical team.
    • Setting up surgical supplies, instruments and equipment necessary for procedures.
    • Ensuring aseptic technique is maintained throughout procedure.
    • Quickly and accurately supplying the items the surgeon needs during surgery.
    • Assisting the surgeon within scope of practice.
    • Adhering to policies of the facility and accrediting bodies.

    Qualifications

    • Minimum two years GI/Endo experience
    • Professional
    • Certification recommended
    • Certified in CPR (BLS)
    • Ability to stand for long periods of time

    Please send resumes to: cpsccareers@scasurgery.com

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