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Surgery Care Affiliates Surgical Tech Non Certified - B.R.A.S.S. Surgery Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Overview

Today, SCA Health has grown to 11,000 teammates who care for 1 million patients each year and support physician specialists holistically in many aspects of patient care. Together, our teammates create value in specialty care by aligning physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal: delivering on the quadruple aim of high-quality outcomes and a better experience for patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care.

As part of Optum, we participate in an integrated care delivery system that enables us to support our partners as they navigate a complex healthcare environment, Only SCA Health has a dynamic group of physician-driven, specialty care businesses that allows us to customize solutions, no matter the need or challenge:

  • We connect patients to physicians in new and differentiated ways as part of Optum and with our new Specialty Management Solutions business.

  • We have pioneered a physician-led, multi-site model of practice solutions that restores physician agency by aligning incentives to support growth and transition to value-based care.

  • We lead the industry in value-based payment solutions through our Global 1 bundled payment convener, that provides easy predictable billing to patients.

  • We help physicians address everything beyond surgical procedures, including anesthesia and ancillary service lines.

The new SCA Health represents who we are today and where we are going—and the growing career opportunities for YOU.

Responsibilities

We are currently recruiting for a Surgical Technician at our facility. Our ideal candidate will be multitalented in all services we offer or be willing to train to any services in which they are not currently proficient. Candidate should understand the dynamics of a surgery center in terms of scope, pace, and sharing of facility responsibilities.

  • Assembles supplies and equipment for scheduled procedures according to physicians’ preference cards

  • Inspects equipment for proper working condition

  • Follows principles of aseptic technique and prescribed operating/procedure room procedures

  • Adheres to aseptic technique when opening sterile packages and preparing for the procedure

  • Arranges instruments according to given procedure

  • Correctly uses, cares for, cleans, and sterilizes instruments, supplies, and equipment as directed

  • Handles equipment and instruments correctly to provide appropriate availability and safety

  • Maintains and updates instrument cards and surgeons’ preference cards

Qualifications

The ideal candidate must possess a cooperative work attitude toward co-employees, management, patients, visitors, and physicians. And make decisions and solve problems independently as well as with their team.

Required

  • High school diploma or GED certification

  • Completion of surgical scrub technician course

  • Operating room experience

  • Strong ethical and moral character references

    Preferred

  • Two years previous operating room experience

  • ASC experience

  • ORT certification

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