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Surgical Technician

Riverside Healthcare
Newport News, VA 23601


Riverside Peninsula Surgery Center in Newport News, Virginia is currently seeking a full-time Surgical Technician.


Job Summary: Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse in the Operating Room and the Nurse Manager. 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.Riverside Peninsula Surgery Center is an ambulatory surgery center located on the campus of Riverside Regional Medical Center. Our facility is surveyed by DNV, which means we are held to the same high standards required of hospitals. Our Center features four operating suites in a design that promotes comfort, convenience and efficiency. Our surgeons perform endoscopic and minimally-invasive surgical procedures, resulting in quicker recovery times for our patients. All of our procedures are performed on an outpatient basis (no overnight stay). The peninsula in southeast Virginia is bounded by the York River, James River, Hampton Roads and Chesapeake Bay. It is sometimes known as the Lower Peninsula to distinguish it from two other peninsulas to the north (Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck). With a population of 1.8 million people, it is the seventh-largest metropolitan area in the Southeast and the 32nd largest in the United States. The Virginia Peninsula is a diverse area made up of many neighboring cities with unique character and opportunities. The area is very unique with a large number of military bases and several large colleges and universities as well as other large healthcare systems. The attractions are endless with so many historical sites to visit and a long list of museums and theaters.


Education: Graduate of an accredited surgical technician program strongly preferred.Experience: Prefer previous experience in surgical tech role.Certification: CST certification preferred.



Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-28

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