Certified Surgical Tech in Noblesville, IN at Riverview Health

Date Posted: 6/20/2022

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At Riverview Health, we focus on improving the healthcare experience for those we serve, including our employees. Although Riverview Health is Noblesville’s largest employer and one of Hamilton County’s ten largest employers with a staff of more than 1,300, we provide a close-knit work environment where everyone feels like an invaluable member of the team. We do this by creating a culture that’s supportive, positive and empowering.

The Certified Surgical Tech at Riverview Health is a key member of the surgical team and someone who has the ability to work well under stressful and emergency situations, acts quickly and accurately, works well with others, is a good communicator, and demonstrates empathy.

 Certified Surgical Tech Job Functions:

  • Apply principles of asepsis to provide optimum patient care.  This includes proper donning and doffing of sterile clothing, use of sterilized equipment, pre-surgical preparation of the operating room, and maintenance of the sterile field throughout the procedure.
  • Prepare the room before and between surgical procedures.  Gather appropriate equipment per the procedure and physician preference.
  • Sterilize, count and carefully arrange equipment prior to the procedure. Ensure the count of tools, instruments and other supplies used during the procedure matches the initial count.
  • Anticipate the needs of and assist the provider during the surgical procedure by retracting tissue and passing surgical instruments, always maintaining the sterile field.
  • Attend and complete all annual competency education and demonstrate knowledge of either attending or reading all department meetings/minutes/newsletters.
  • Precept new and tenured staff and surgical technology students as requested.
  • Function as a superuser of selected medical equipment.

 HERE ARE JUST A FEW OF THE GREAT BENEFITS WE OFFER:

  • An attractive community and a culture that is supportive, positive, and empowering
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Retirement and other various benefit
  • Employee Discounts with local merchants and much more!

Riverview Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer located throughout Hamilton County, Indiana.

APPLY TODAY! We look forward to your application and interest as we empower our employees to provide excellent service, every patient, every time

Job Requirements

Education Requirements:

  • Minimum: LPN scrub or Certified Surgical Technologist graduating from an accredited surgical technology program
  • Preferred Education: Associate Degree

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum Experience: Three (3) years of multispecialty Operating Room experience in the scrub role as LPN or CST and member of a national surgical technology organization
  • Preferred Experience: Five (5) years of multispecialty Operating Room experience including cardiovascular in the scrub role as LPN or CST
  • Other Requirements: Certified Surgical Technologist (CST), CPR

License and/or Certification Requirements:

  • Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in good standing
  • Basic Life Safety through the American Heart Association