Citrus Valley Health Partners, Inc
Glendora, CA, United States
Under the Supervisor of the Director and/or Assistant Director, the Surgical Technician assists in the nursing care and preparation of surgical patients. Functions as a member of the sterile team in creating and maintaining a sterile field and issuing instruments to surgeons.The surgical technician scrubs for surgical procedures for geriatric, adult and adolescent, and pediatric patients. Cleans instruments and rooms, picks cases, monitors inventory and stocks OR rooms. May provide assistance to GI Lab and Endoscopy Lab in the performance of Endoscopy and GI Procedures. The Surgical Technician also provides care based on the age-related need of the pediatric, adolescent, adult, geriatric and trauma patient with consideration of their developmental/psychosocial needs, environmental safety, educational needs, communication style and level of understanding. The Surgical Technician functions within their scope of practice. The Surgical Technician occasionally makes independent decisions within clear and established guidelines, standards and/or procedures. The Surgical Technician is responsible for the safe handling of medications on the surgical sterile field under the direction of the Physician and RN Circulator.
Completion of an accredited program or formal structured program (i.e., military service)or Nursing degree (LVN/LPN) from an accredited school of nursing.
A minimum of one year current experience as a surgical technician is preferred.
Certified Surgical Technician or current California LVN license preferred. BLS Provider C required.
is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and does not unlawfully discriminate in employment. No question on this application is used for the purpose of limiting or excluding any applicant from consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Equal access to employment, services, and programs is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify the Human Resources Department by calling 626-858-8515.
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Citrus Valley Health Partners, Inc
Website : http://www.cvhp.org
Citrus Valley Health Partners (CVHP) is a family of hospitals and a hospice that serves nearly one million residents in the East San Gabriel Valley. Our four locations offer comprehensive health care services, guided by our mission, to keep people well in body, mind and spirit. Citrus Valley Health Partners, through its three hospital campuses and hospice, serves a community of nearly one million people in the San Gabriel Valley. Our mission is lived through the work of our 3,000+ staff members and nearly 1,000 physicians. Inter-Community Hospital in Covina specializes in cardiac care, offering electrophysiology, cardiac rehabilitation therapy and the only open heart surgery program in the East San Gabriel Valley. It is a designated STEMI receiving center for heart attack patients. This location also provides wound care and a wide range of inpatient and outpatient medical services. Queen of the Valley Hospital in West Covina is renowned for its family-centered maternity services and Level IIIB Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU). This campus also offers The Geleris Family Cancer Center, a Robotic Surgery Program and a full range of rehabilitation services, including speech, occupational and physical therapy for children and adults. Foothill Presbyterian Hospital in Glendora offers a unique blend of general acute care and specialty services, including the Citrus Valley Centers for Rehabilitation Services and an Outpatient Diabetes Education Program recognized by the American Diabetes Association as a Center of Excellence for diabetes education. Citrus Valley Hospice in West Covina has an extensive home care program as well as a 10-bed inpatient hospice facility, one of the first freestanding hospices of its kind west of the Mississippi. Associated with Hospice, Citrus Valley Home Health provides physician-supervised nursing and rehabilitation care to individuals recovering at home from accidents, surgery or illness.