Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Medical Assistant/Patient Care Technician/ Nursing Assistants

    Job Location US-TX-Fort Worth
    Type
    Full-Time
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 200 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 3,000 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit, visit www.scasurgery.com.

     

    Facility Description:

    Texas Health Surgery Center Alliance is a multi-specialty outpatient surgery center located in Ft Worth, TX in the medical office building of the Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance. 

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    Full Time Medical Assistant

    M-F No Weekends or Holidays

    Texas Health Surgery Center - Alliance

     

     

    Looking for Certified Nursing Assistants for PREOP and PACU in a busy ambulatory surgery. The CNA is responsible for assisting the nursing staff in providing safe, comprehensive and compassionate nursing care to the ambulatory surgical patient and family according to physician order, in compliance with the philosophy of the facility as well as the standards of practice and regulations of governing agencies. Full time and Per Diem Positions available. No Weekends or Holidays.

     

     Key Responsibilities

    • Checks updated schedule each morning and prepares supplies and equipment
    • Assists nursing personnel with patient care and nursing care according to policies and procedures
    • Communicates relevant information to nurse, physicians, managers and appropriate staff
    • Provides for patient safety by use of monitors, side rails, assistance in ambulating and use of call bell
    • Cleans equipment according to procedure
    • Reviews charts for completeness and signatures of physicians
    • Prepares and restocks area for following day
    • Checks inventory and notifies appropriate staff member to re-order
    • Clean and tidy area at end of day in preparation for next day
    • Strict adherence to hand washing policies and infection control practices
    • Ability to work quickly and effectively while maintaining a calm atmosphere
    • Assist nursing staff in the discontinuation of IV’s, Vital signs, Patient transfer, etc
    • Interacts with all patients, families, visitors and fellow employees in a mature, responsible manner to ensure a positive and professional facility environment.
    • Demonstrates appropriate knowledge and competence of designated skills identified for position in preoperative/postoperative patient care duties under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
    • Fosters a positive and professional surgery center environment by interacting with all persons in a considerate, helpful and courteous manner and by participating as a team member.

    Qualifications

    • Graduate of Certified Nursing Assistant Course preferred.
    • Prior experience as a patient care tech preferred in an outpatient surgery center.
    • BLS Certification required.
    • Excellent communication and organizational skills
    • Proficiency with computer data entry
    • Ability to work quickly and effectively while maintaining a calm atmosphere
    • Must be available early mornings as well as available for flexible hours
    • Proficiency with computer data entry

    Please send resumes to: Dorothy.iwanski@scasurgery.com

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