We are seeking Surgical Technicians to join our Surgical Services Team at Riverside Regional Medical Center.
Riverside Regional Medical Center has been ranked as the top hospital on the Peninsula and # 2 in the Hampton Roads area by U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Hospitals ranking due to the skill and dedication of the physicians and nursing team members shown to every patient. For more information please visit www.riversideonline.com/rrmc.
Job Summary: This role assists with the coordination of nursing care of the patient in the operating room and functions as a team member of the surgical team. Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of equipment, instrumentation and supplies on the sterile field. Requires utilization of simple to complex equipment. Requires the cleaning and replenishment of equipment and supplies in order to maintain quality patient care. Participates in quality patient assurance, in-service and customer service programs. Responsible for the handling and management of specimens and surgical counts. Assumes the role of expert for specific surgical service, is responsible for monitoring the surgical schedule for equipment and supply needs, prepares for daily case readiness, supports the Specialty Nurse with the surgeon preference cards, and for identifying, communicating, and educating service changes.
Education: Graduate of an accredited surgical technician program or equivalent.
Certification: CST certification preferred
Experience: Previous experience as a Surgical Tech preferred
Hours: Full Time and Part Time, Rotating Shifts to include weekends