Community Health Systems Certified Surgical Tech - OR - .8 days (rotating) in Valparaiso, Indiana

Description:

Prepares and maintains medical equipment for surgical procedures. Follows hospital regulations and industry procedures to tend to patient during pre-operation procedures. Performs pre-operation preparations to the patient's skin, body and medical equipment. May be required to transport patient to and from the operating room. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a registered nurse.

Qualifications

1.Completion of accredited surgical technology program. [Diploma/Technical Certificate Required]

2.AST certification within one year of employment.

3. CPR Certification upon hire or by the end of orientation.

Preferred:

· 1 or more years of clinical experience

· AST membership

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Porter

Location: IN-Valparaiso

Requisition ID: 1846230

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.