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Surgical Technologist - ASC Bellingham

PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth

Bellingham, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, October 19, 2023

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a Surgical Technologist - ASC for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Day position. 

The general salary range for this job opening at PeaceHealth is $25.85 – $53.50. The actual hiring rate is dependent upon several factors, including but not limited to, the job/position responsibilities, location, terms of the applicable collective bargaining agreement, education, training, work experience, seniority, work performance, etc.

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This position is responsible for assisting the Surgical team during operative procedures by performing a variety of technical duties to primarily assist in responsibility for the preparation and maintenance of the surgical sterile field for the operative patient.

Details of the position:

  • Arrange and inventories sterile set-up for operation and passes items as needed to the surgical team.
  • Understand and apply the principles of asepsis. Establish and maintain sterile field and assure team maintains sterile environment.
  • Assist in preparation and moving of patients.
  • Cleans, disinfects, and sterilizes instrumentation. Assists with clean-up and room turnover.
  • Access computer information as needed, such as preference lists and digital images.
  • Participates in all safety initiatives. Adheres to programs such as SCIP and SCOAP quality initiatives.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What you bring:

  • Accredited Program Preferred: Surgical Technology or recognized course of training as a Surgical Technologist.
  • 1 year Preferred: Experience as a surgical technologist in a full-service operating room.
  • Required: Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
  • Required: Surgical Technician - Washington (Washington Requirement).
  • Required Upon Hire: Basic Life Support.
  • Preferred: Certified Surgical Technologist.

Skills

  • Well organized, detail oriented and self-motivated (Required)
  • Ability to coordinate activities and work collaboratively with others (Required)
  • Ability to execute detailed procedures with accuracy and precision (Required)
  • Basic computer/keyboarding skills including MS Office applications (Required)
  • Understanding of operating room protocols (Required)

Department / Location Specific Notes

St. Joseph Medical Center:

Surgical Services:

  • May be required to provide scheduling support during non-standard business hours.
  • May be required to schedule surgical cases.

PeaceHealth is committed to the overall wellbeing of our caregivers: physical, emotional, financial, social, and spiritual. We offer caregivers a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this package are full medical/dental/vision coverage; 403b retirement plan employer base and matching contributions; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance with additional buyup coverage options; tuition and continuing education reimbursement; wellness benefits, and expanded EAP and mental health program.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

For a full description of the position, or for questions, contact Purneet, PRandeo@peacehealth.org

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

PeaceHealth requires a completed Primary Vaccine Series (e.g., 2 dose monovalent Pfizer, Moderna or Novavax series or 1 dose J&J vaccine series) or be Up to Date (receiving the most recent Pfizer/Moderna bivalent vaccine/booster) for COVID-19 vaccination prior to their start date. PeaceHealth has a medical and religious exemption request process for those that are unable to receive the COVID-19 primary vaccine series due to medical/religious reasons. For caregivers that will be working in Oregon there is a personal vaccine exemption form that may be requested.