Certified Surgical Tech
St. Francis - Emory Healthcare
Certified Surgical TechColumbus, Georgia
Req ID 494977 Post Date 01/15/2024
At St. Francis-Emory Healthcare, we recognize that our patients deserve qualified, engaged, and competent healthcare professionals. And we know that our healthcare professionals deserve a working environment that is safe, leaders who are visible and supportive, and opportunities to grow and develop in their chosen disciplines. The heart of St. Francis is in its people, making our hospital a family that only the best is invited to join. If you feel that your skills and compassion fit with our vision for healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Under the supervision of a registered nurse, performs technical skills and provides assistance to surgeons, anesthesia personnel, registered nurses, and other professionals in the operating room, primarily in the scrub role during surgical procedures. May perform similar duties in other areas of the hospital as assigned.
Minimum Education- Must havesuccessfully completed a surgical technology training program accredited by either the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and passed the certified surgical technologist certification exam offered by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
X Basic Life Support (BLS) X Certification as a surgical technologist (CST or TS-C) required
Minimum Work Experience
Two years of experience as a surgical technologist preferred