HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Lead Surgical Technician - Operating Room in Houston, Texas

_West Houston Medical Center__– Houston, __ TX_ _Lead Surgical Tech – Operating Room _

West Houston Medical Centeris currently looking for aLead Surgical Tech – Operating Room .

_Responsibilities:_ * Provides direct patient care to infant through geriatric patients. * Addresses the physical and general aspects of care related to the surgical environment. * Communicates with surgeon continuously as needed about the patient's condition. * Assist surgeon during operative and invasive procedures. * Assist with the maintenance of surgical equipment and inventory. * Participates in performance improvement activities. * Assesses operating room for equipment functioning and readiness, obtains supplies for individual cases and ensures all appropriate needs of the surgical operating team are met. * Assist with the positioning and prepping of the patient.

_Qualifications:_ * Current National Surgical Technologist certification required from an accredited educational program for surgical technologists AND holds and maintains certification as a surgical technologist by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting, or NCCT or another surgical technologist certification program approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services. * BLS required. * One year of OR experience required.

Title: Lead Surgical Technician - Operating Room

Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston

Requisition ID: 00417-70003