Parkview Whitley Hospital Surgical Technologist in Columbia City, Indiana

Surgical Technologist

Requisition Number: 131543

Department: Operating Room

Location: Parkview Whitley

Schedule: Unscheduled

Hours/Week: 0

Shift: PRN - As needed

Hours:

Job Details:

  • Summary: Under the Perioperative leader, assumes responsibility and accountability for assuring quality care as a health care team member within the Perioperative environment. The scope of responsibility of the Surgical Technologist includes the ability to anticipate, plan for, and respond to the needs of the patient, surgeon, and other team members. Maintains confidentiality of information regarding patients, patient families, coworkers, and physicians. Education: Must be a graduate of a Surgical Technologist program or must provide evidence of employment as a Surgical Technologist prior to July 1, 2009. Licensure/Certification: Must have current certified surgical technologist certification; OR obtain certification within 12 months completion of a degree from an accredited school of surgical technology; OR must provide evidence of employment as a certified surgical technologist prior to July 1, 2009. Certification must be renewed every four years. Completes required 15 CEU credits annually. Must maintain current CPR Health Care Provider certification. Experience: Healthcare experience preferred. Other Qualifications: Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of general computer skills and applications. Must be able to lift 50 pounds; 100 pounds shared lifting.