Administers care for the surgery patient according to surgery center procedure.
Transports patients to and from surgery according to surgery center procedure.
Sets up carts for surgical cases utilizing the surgeonï¿½s preference cards.
Obtains proper equipment for surgical cases
Assists in emergency procedures by obtaining and providing proper equipment and supplies.
Demonstrates ability to scrub on all surgical procedure specialties.
Assures a fast room turnover by remaining in room and efficiently sets up for next case.
Assists throughout the department by helping wherever needed.
Check supplies for outdates.
Cleans cupboards and OR rooms.
Accepts assignments as requested by Supervisor/Charge Nurse.
Seeks growth in knowledge and skills within the OR setting.
Reports and follows through on malfunctioning equipment.
Communicates pertinent information regarding patients, physicians, equipment, supplies and situations.
Assists in training new/existing staff.
Assures all surgical needles, instruments, sponges are accounted for during and after completion of surgical procedures.
Cares for equipment to prevent breakage, loss or inappropriate use.
Is a resource for the instrument room personnel in the appropriate care and set-up of instruments.
Maintains cost effectiveness by using only those supplies necessary.
Assumes responsibility for a service, including care of equipment, by being a resource to others as assuring that necessary supplies and procedures are in place for that service.
Assists in presenting an in-service for the service of responsibility during the year.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent required. Current American Heart Association BLS certification required.
Minimum Experience: Six months outpatient setting as an OR tech and/or a graduate from an accredited OR tech training program required.
Primary Location: Fountain Valley, California
Facility: Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905007339
About Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.