Location: Steamboat Springs, CO, United States
Category: Technicians/Patient Care Support
Job Type: PRN
Job ID: 90636
Date Posted: Dec 5, 2022
Facility: Yampa Valley Medical Center- Steamboat Springs, CO
Department: Operating Room
Work Schedule: PRN Days
Provides direct assistance to surgeon(s) during surgical procedures.
Positions patient using stabilizing equipment to give best exposure for surgical procedure while maximizing patient comfort and safety.
Provides visualization of the operative site using appropriate method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction, sponging, suctioning, and irrigation.
Utilizes appropriate technique to achieve temporary and permanent hemostasis.
Assists with body plane closure, application of wound dressings, and securing of drainage systems.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Required Education: High School diploma or GED. Surgical Technologist program.
Required Licensure/Certification: Certified as a one of the following: Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) by NBSTSA; Certified Surgical Assistant (CSA) by NSAA; Surgical Assistant–Certified (SA-C) by ABSA. State Surgical Assistant or Surgical Technologist registration. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
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.)
The pay range for this position is: $33.82 - $50.73 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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