Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Certified Surgical Technician

    Job Location US-NJ-Mount Laurel
    Type
    Full-Time
    # of Openings
    0
  • 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 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com

     

    Facility Description:

    Surgical Center of South Jersey is proud to be a part of the SCA organization. SCA is a leader in patient Best Demonstrated Practices and has developed a nationwide initiative to measure quality improvement not only in SCA but across multiple surgical providers. Surgical Center of South Jersey’s values echo the highest standards of SCA.

     

    The management team is focused on providing the highest level of care and communication to patients, physicians and their staff. We greatly value our patients and their families’ confidence entrusting us with their safety, comfort, and convenience to provide optimal clinical care.

     

    Our physicians operating in an advanced technological surgical environment enjoy a partnership that provides an efficient extension of their practices for cost effective alternatives, and time saving features to augment today’s medical practice.  Our foundation, our team, and our staff- we respectfully pledge our commitment to provide training, education, and the advancement of the environment through dedicated SCA support.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    We are seeking a full time Certified Surgical Technologist with experience in assisting various specialty such as GI, orthopedic, pain management, spine, ophthalmology, GYN, and oral surgery. Comfortable in assisting for both the adult and pediatric cases.

    Under supervision of the Circulating Nurse, the Surgical Technologist prepares for a scheduled procedure and arranges sterile set up of instrument tables according to established protocol. He/she assists surgeons by passing instruments and supplies, holding retractor's and anticipating surgeons' needs during course of procedure. The surgical tech also cleans the operating room and stores equipment and supplies.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    The ideal Certified Surgical Technician candidate is someone who is able to maintain effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; and ensure appropriate protocols with procedures and customer satisfaction. Under supervision of the Circulating Nurse, the Surgical Technologist prepares for a scheduled procedure and arranges sterile set up of instrument tables according to established protocol.  The (certified) Surgical Technologist works as part of the operating room team, setting up instruments and working closely with surgeons and circulators supporting safe patient care, passing instruments and anticipating surgeon's equipment/instrument needs throughout the surgical case and is a specialized position within the facility. The successful incumbent will have a solid understanding of aseptic technique and sterile procedures, maintaining aseptic environment.

    Qualifications

    • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology preferred. 
    • Certification as a Surgical Technologist is preferred.
    • Previous experience as a Surgical Tech preferred.
    • Minimum of six months having the responsibilities/activities of the scrub role in the academic or clinical setting preferred.
    • Demonstrates the ability to provide quality patient care while communicating effectively with members of the surgical team

    Please send resumes to Dulce.Villa@scasurgery.com

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