The Surgical Technician-Certified assist the Registered Nurse in the delivery of patient care. Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, is responsible for administering direct patient care, treatments as ordered by the physician and administering medication as outlined by hospital policy and procedures.
Hired before September 1, 2009 -- Graduation from an accredited school of Surgical Technology or at least one year of verified scrub tech experience.
Hired after September 1, 2009 -- Graduate from an accredited school of Surgical Technology required.
Six months experience preferred
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Hired before September 1, 2009 -- No certification required. CPR required. Hired after September 1, 2009 -- Must obtain certification from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting prior to 1st day of orientation.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.