Certified Surgical Technician- Cardiovascular- Mercy St. Vincent- Full time, DaysRequisition R081474 Market Toledo, OH Department Cardiovascular Surgery - St. Vincent Shift Days Schedule Full-time
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Under direct supervision of a registered nurse and according to established procedures, works as an integral part of the surgical team. Possesses knowledge of aseptic technique and applies this while participating in surgical procedures, coordination of care instruments, equipment and supplies. Assists in the provision of care to patients of all age groups.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Work requires knowledge of basic sciences, such as anatomy and physiology, microbiology, etc., asepsis and sterile techniques and operating room techniques acquired through completion of an accredited two year program of Surgical Technology.
If Hired after January 1997 must be certified within 6 months of hire as CST as awarded by the Liaison Council ( a member of Health Certifying Agencies) otherwise, CST preferred; and must maintain cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification.
Works required analytical skills to accurately and efficiently set up an operating room supplies and equipment and assist in evaluation of new supplies and equipment.
Must take call per policy and procedure.
Work requires three to six months on-the-job training for full familiarity with surgeon's preferences and department policies and procedures.
Provides patient care to neonate, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients.
Shift: 36 hours/week, Day shift
Holiday and weekend rotation
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
- Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
- Paid time off
- Educational Assistance
- And much more
Scheduled Weekly Hours:36
Department:Cardiovascular Surgery - St. Vincent
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