Surgical Technician- Part Time-Variable-Mercy:
Centura Health

120099-en_US
Centura Health
Durango Colorado
Healthcare
Description

Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating  from The LeapFrog Group,  Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology  with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing.  Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite.  Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 120099



Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams



Clinic/Department: 7211 MRMC SURGERY 



Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 



Schedule: Part Time



Shift: Variable


POSITION SUMMARY



The Surgical Tech works under the supervision of the surgeon and RN. Assists surgical team during operative procedures by arranging and inventorying sterile set-up of instruments, equipment and supplies for surgical cases and passing items to surgeons and nurses as needed. Assists in preparing and moving patients and sterilizing and cleaning instruments, equipment and rooms.



 



MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS




  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Completion of an approved Surgical Technician program preferred



 



MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS




  • Basic Computer skills required

  • One year of experience in a surgical setting preferred

  • Experience in a specialty field preferred



 



LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS




  • Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association

  • Current Colorado Surgical Technologist Registration for associates working in Colorado

  • A person performing Surgical Tech functions within the scope of another Colorado license, certification, or registration does not need to register as a Surgical Tech



 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS



Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 



 

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