Facility: Memorial Central, Colorado Springs CO Department: Or Operating Room (40003000) - Full-time - M-F 0600-1430 plus night/wknd call - 1st Shift - Days - High school diploma or GED is required
We are currently offering a sign-on bonus UP TO $10,000
Summary - Heart Team Surgical Technologist Facilitates the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures. The Heart Team at Memorial Hospital-Part of University of Colorado Health, is a dynamic group of RNs and CSTs who work in unison with our Heart and Thoracic Surgeons, physician assistants and perfusionists. The Heart Team is trained specifically in high tech and fast paced cardiac and thoracic procedures. The level of expertise and dedication to the CV team is exemplary. Our new cardiac Medical Director for CV surgery has taken the lead in Memorial's Cardiac Program with plans to grow and expand procedures done at Memorial. This is an exciting time to join and be a part of an expanding Cardiac Program that includes TAVRS and an all new Hybrid room.
Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients. Passes instruments to physician during surgery Continually accounts for number and location of instruments and supplies during surgery
High School diploma or GED Surgical Technologist program State Surgical Assistant or Surgical Technologist registration State licensure if required by law Preferred: Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.
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