Surgical Tech Non Certified

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United States
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License: RN - Registered Nurse
Location: Marietta, GA
Job Reference #: KH-1147981
Job Description
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Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Kennestone Regional Medical Center is in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive and top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

The Surgical Technologist I - functions under the direction of the registered professional nurse, assist the health care team in providing safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. He/she has knowledge, skill and ability to perform duties within the context of low to moderate surgical cases (with an expectation on occasion to work above this level as cases require) as defined by the scope of anatomy, equipment and instrumentation of the case and anticipates the needs of the surgeon and other members of the healthcare team. Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation of the operative suite and surgical field to ensure a safe patient care environment while being vigilant for
the maintenance of the sterile field and other patient safety concerns. In addition, they will gather required instruments, supplies and serve as surgical assistant as needed. (not to be confused with a certified surgical first assistant). Other duties as assigned including but not limited to assisting with inventory, ordering and stocking ORs and additional perioperative areas as assigned. Also, ensure that the unit is compliant with Joint Commission standards at all times.
Call or late coverage may be required related to the facility in which the ST is working.

Required Minimum Education: High school diploma/ GED required or graduate of an accredited (for example: CAAHEP and ABHES) program in surgical technology or a licensed practical nurse.

Required Minimum Certification: National certification, CST or NCC in surgical technology preferred.

Required Minimum Skills: Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and interpersonal skills; Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care; Ability to delegate to other team members as required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential;

WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:

Tuition reimbursement - Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees

Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care

Fitness center - Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/

Concierge Service - Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request

On-Site Dining Options - Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles

*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer

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Surgical Tech Non Certified

Job Summary
col-narrow
License: RN - Registered Nurse
Location: Marietta, GA
Job Reference #: KH-1147981
Job Description
col-wide

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Kennestone Regional Medical Center is in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive and top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

The Surgical Technologist I - functions under the direction of the registered professional nurse, assist the health care team in providing safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. He/she has knowledge, skill and ability to perform duties within the context of low to moderate surgical cases (with an expectation on occasion to work above this level as cases require) as defined by the scope of anatomy, equipment and instrumentation of the case and anticipates the needs of the surgeon and other members of the healthcare team. Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation of the operative suite and surgical field to ensure a safe patient care environment while being vigilant for
the maintenance of the sterile field and other patient safety concerns. In addition, they will gather required instruments, supplies and serve as surgical assistant as needed. (not to be confused with a certified surgical first assistant). Other duties as assigned including but not limited to assisting with inventory, ordering and stocking ORs and additional perioperative areas as assigned. Also, ensure that the unit is compliant with Joint Commission standards at all times.
Call or late coverage may be required related to the facility in which the ST is working.

Required Minimum Education: High school diploma/ GED required or graduate of an accredited (for example: CAAHEP and ABHES) program in surgical technology or a licensed practical nurse.

Required Minimum Certification: National certification, CST or NCC in surgical technology preferred.

Required Minimum Skills: Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and interpersonal skills; Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care; Ability to delegate to other team members as required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential;

WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:

Tuition reimbursement - Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees

Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care

Fitness center - Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/

Concierge Service - Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request

On-Site Dining Options - Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles

*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer


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