First Assist- CVOR M-F 0630-1700. Day Shift
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana US
Requisition Number: FIRST25024
Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager and/or Supervisor and clinical leadership of a registered nurse, prepares the surgical suite and patient for surgery and assists the team during the procedure. Performs additional functions related to cardiovascular surgery.
Graduate of an accredited surgical technology program or completed a surgical technology program or completed a surgical technology program provided by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard or the commissioned corps of the United States Public Health Service. Documentation of actively practicing surgical technology in a health care facility prior to July 1, 2009, certification (CST) by the National Board of Surgical Technology is required within 12 months from graduation date. Documentation of actively practicing surgical technology in a health care facility prior to July 1, 2009 will be accepted in lieu of certification requirements. Certification is not required to be maintained after initial attainment.
If the CST certification requirement applies, individuals must attempt certification exam within 3 months of date in position and will have up to six months after hire to successfully pass certification exam or must have achieved certification within 12 months of graduation.
15 continuing education hours related to the practice of surgical technology must be maintained annually to continue employment. This is tracked within he department by management from documentation provided by the surg tech associate.
CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) is required within three (3) months of date in position and must be maintained current.
Apply today to learn about what we can offer you. Please contact Dalena Phan, Recruiter at Dalena_Phan@chs.net for more details.
City: Fort Wayne
Community / Marketing Title: First Assist- CVOR M-F 0630-1700. Day Shift
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Location_formattedLocationLong: Fort Wayne, Indiana US
Job Number: 13283