Surgical Tech - Surgery (req num: 9923) Surgery STPH Covington, LA
- Day shift
Summary of the Job:
Surgical Technologists/LPN functions as members of the surgical team in the role of a scrub person. They work under the supervision of a RN to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive and surgical procedures maximizing patient safety and sterile technique with the application of AORN and professional standards.
The Surgical Technologist is responsible to prepare and handle the instrumentation, supplies, and devices necessary for the surgical procedure.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology. LPN Licensure (if applicable). One (1) year experience is required. Acute Care OR preferred. BLS certified through the American Heart Association. Call is required according to unit standards. Good communication skills and able to make decisions.
Preferred Qualifications: Surgical Technology Certification (CST) preferred. At least 2 years of experience preferred.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) - reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - NONE
Occasionally (1%-33%) – lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, stooping, crouching
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.
Contact : Shannon McNeely
Email : email@example.com
Tel : 985-898-4607
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Shannon McNeely 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA