HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technician - Operating Room (PRN) in McAllen, Texas

Rio Grande Regional Hospital- McAllen, TX

Surgical Technician Cert -Operating Room (PRN)

Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH) an HCA-Affiliated facility is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.

With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including:

· 24-hour emergency room

· Level III Trauma Center

· Comprehensive cardiovascular care

· 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Rio Grande Regional Hospital is currently looking for aSurgical Technician - Operating Room.

The Operating Room Technician assists in nursing care and preparation of surgical patient by performance of routine and delegated duties, according to standards and policies of the center. Is responsible for assisting the surgeon, helping in the central sterile processing department, restocking and changing over rooms between procedures. Performs housekeeping duties as necessary and assists in maintenance of all supplies.


Knowledge of Guidelines for PeriOperative Practice and hospital and departmental policies/procedures. Ability to problem solve, apply technical skills, communicate clearly (written and verbally) and function collaboratively to provide direct patient care. Organizational and time management skills required


  • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology required.

  • One year of experience is required.

  • Certified Surgical Technologist by the Liaison Council Certification of the Association of Surgical Technologist or The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting is PREFERRED. If NOT certified, must have experience prior to 2009.

  • BLS is required.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Surgical Technician - Operating Room (PRN)

Location: Texas-McAllen-Rio Grande Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 00372-6550