Job Description

Location: Melbourne Regional Medical Center
Posted Date: 7/26/2023
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 3000.50350 Operating Room

Assist with nursing care of patients in the operating room and function as a member of the surgical team as a surgical scrub technician; Review upcoming OR schedule to anticipate need for instrumentation/equipment, ensuring all necessary equipment is available and in proper working order, setting up all necessary equipment and instrumentation for surgical procedures, performing appropriate surgical counts according to facility policy and organizing case carts for upcoming procedures; Work in collaboration with operating room, gathering, and preparing sterile supplies, instruments, and equipment; preparing and maintaining the sterile field using sterile and aseptic technique and ensure that the surgical equipment is functioning properly and safely; Transfer drugs within the sterile field; Perform specimen handling; Inventorying, disassembling, decontamination, high level disinfection, cleaning, reassembling, and maintaining operating room instrumentation and endoscopy equipment; and Process all instruments and equipment for the operating room; Assist in counting sponges, needles, supplies and instruments with an operating room circulator.

Position Requires:

  • High School Diploma or GED. Graduation from an accredited technical school of surgical technology or 1 year of college. Must have BLS certification from American Red Cross or American Heart Association; Must have AST or CST certification.

Please send resumes to Michael, Sgaramella, Space Coast Sr. Recruiter, Job Reference: # 135381, .250 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne, FL 32935. May also apply at Job Reference #: # 135381.

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

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