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Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Aiken

Job Description

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)* has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.

Aiken Regional Medical Centers

Aiken Regional Medical Centers, located in Aiken, South Carolina, is a 259-bed acute care facility providing quality healthcare to the residents of Aiken and surrounding communities. Aiken Regional Medical Centers has been ranked a top hospital in South Carolina by the Carolina Center for Medical Excellence for its treatment of heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia. Services provided at the hospital include emergency medical care, orthopedic surgeries, maternity, and behavioral health services.

OR Scrub Technician

Provides patient care by scrubbing surgical cases. Assists with and provides appropriate supplies and equipment. Performs a variety of non-nursing functions.

Essential Job Duties:
Actively participates in Universal Protocol and "Time-Out'
Adheres to principles of asepsis
Maintains a sterile field
Provides appropriate and properly functioning equipment and supplies.
Prioritizes room set-up.
Counts on all surgical procedures in accordance with policy.
Adheres to surgical dress code.
Ensures compliance with sterilization processes.
Demonstrates care and handling of instruments/equipment according to manufacturers recommendations and departmental policies.
Demonstrates care, handling, cleaning, and processing of endoscopes.
Performs surgical scrub in accordance of policy and recommended standards.
Demonstrates knowledge endoscopic procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of pacemaker implantation procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of orthopedic procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of urological procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of gynecological procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of ophthalmology procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of ear, nose and throat procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge of general surgical procedures.
Demonstrates knowledge vascular procedures.
Demonstrates competency in operating transport equipment (stretchers, beds, oxygen takes, etc.).
Adheres to laser safety measures.
Adheres to standard precautions.
Identifies, transfers and labels all solutions/medications on the surgical field, but does not administer medications
Follows, updates surgeon preference card.
Maintains certification and/or education as mandated by South Carolina law.
Completes all Hospital and department assigned education as assigned.
Prepares and cuts suture material.
Holds retractors as directed by Surgeon.
Sponging or suctioning operative site.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:
Satisfactory completion of OR Technician course or on the job training for at least one year.
One year hospital experience preferred.
ORT certification required as of January 2008; obtains 15 CEUs annually.
CPR certification & NRP certification

This opportunity offers the following:
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

ARMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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