Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Cardiovascular Surgical Technician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Florida Hospital Orlando Facility Profile:
Located on a lush tropical campus,our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America.Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Our expanding Cardiovascular Operating Room performs over 3,500 procedures a year offering challenging and rewarding work in both adult and pediatric cardiac surgery. We possess an extensive minimally invasive program using the latest Robotic and Thoracoscopic treatment technologies. The Pediatric Congenital Heart Program has expanded to produce optimal outcomes for the pediatric population. As part of the Transplant Institute, we perform heart and lung transplants. An OR internship training program, department in-service education programs and a professional practice advancement ladder are offered as well. In addition, we offer opportunities for RN’s to both scrub and circulate.
Florida Hospital Orlando’s Cardiovascular Institute is a State of the Art, Comprehensive Surgical Center supporting both Adult and Pediatric Patients (Coronary Revascularization, Heart Valve Replacement/Repair, TAVR, Laser Lead procedures, LVAD/ECMO, and Complex Aortic Procedures). We are proud to present a new Hybrid Room and Pediatric OR allowing our team of surgeons, nurses and surgical technologist the most comprehensive available technology to better serve our community. The Cardiovascular Institute has received National Recognition on Quality and Innovation as we continue to enhance our patient experience as a leading provider for Cardiovascular Care.
6:30am – 5:00pm
$2,500 Sign-on bonus available for experienced external applicants*
As a Cardiovascular Surgical Technician, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a faith-based atmosphere.
Under general supervision, a surgical scrub technician/nurse assists with the patient care in surgery by performance of technical and other delegated duties. Functions as a member of the surgical team, as a scrub person by providing care to surgical patients of age specific groups identified in the unit standards of care (may include neonate to geriatric). Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
If LPN, current, valid State of Florida license as a Licensed Professional Nurse. Additional surgical technician certification not required
Completion of an RN training program will be accepted in place of Certification
CST or CORT Certification
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork.
Demonstrates the ability to perform in the role of surgical scrub by anticipating the needs of the surgeon and keeping the circulating nurse informed of any needs throughout a procedure. Ensure that all supplies, equipment, and medications are assembled prior to the procedure.
Innovative in maintaining high standards and quality in the facilitation of cost savings and containment.
Efficient and organized in skills to assist team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times. Directs ancillary personnel participating in room turnover. Provides assistance and support as needed to members of the surgical team.
Supervises other healthcare team members in the surgical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training, and the education of new personnel.
Promotes a safe environment. Demonstrates appropriate action in emergency situations, demonstrates awareness and control of hazards which may endanger patients, visitors, and employees. Identifies and reports environmental concerns to the management team. Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards and FH policy and procedure.
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs hand washing according to policy. Strictly adheres to all infection control practices and diligently monitors aseptic technique of the entire surgical team. Takes immediate corrective action for breaks in technique.
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Adheres to all policies and procedures.
Supports the customer and employee satisfaction activities of the organization. Maintains good relationships with physicians, management, other departments and staff. Investigates and responds to complaints in a timely manner.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Cardiovascular Surgical Technician opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today.
*Hiring Incentive Details:
Tech must have at least 1 year of recent unit related experience
Must live outside 50 mile radius from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL
Rehires that are less than 12 months from separation date are NOT eligible
Full Time 18 month employment contract with hiring unit required (Candidates that leave Florida Hospital prior to completion of the contract owe back the full amount received. Transfers to other departments will forfeit any unpaid amounts.)
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.