Community Health Systems Surgical Technologist in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Description:

Under the supervision of the Supervisor in area of responsibility and clinical leadership of a registered nurse, prepares the surgical suite and patient for surgery and assists the team during the procedure.

An equal opportunity employer.

Qualifications

Registration/Certification/Licensure:

1) Certification* by the National Board of Surgical Technology if graduation occurred after July 1, 2009 or evidence of actively practicing surgical technology in a healthcare facility prior to July 1, 2009

2) CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) within three (3) months of hire.

*For graduates after July1, 2009, certification exam must be attempted within three (3) months of employment. Surgical Technician will have up to six (6) months after hire to successfully pass certification exam or must have achieved certification within 12 months of graduation or forfeit employment.

Education:

A minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED).

Graduate of an accredited 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. Must provide evidence of 15 continuing education hours related to the practice of surgical technology annually to continue employment.

Job: Inpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

Location: IN-Fort Wayne

Requisition ID: 1840503

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.