Fairview Health Services  Surgical Technologist- Labor Delivery in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Surgical Technologist- Labor Delivery

Specialty NURSING-Perinatal

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Department Delivery Rooms

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Rotating day/night

Date Posted 04/25/2018

Job Number 18-72582

Job Description:

Surgical Tech position includes supporting the work on a busy L&D unit (Cesarean and Vaginal deliveries) at Fairview Ridges Hospital located in Burnsville, MN

The Surg Tech performs the functions of a surgical technologist as a scrub person during Cesarean Sections in collaboration with the RN. The surgical Tech is responsible for adhering to standards of nursing practice and patient care, correct use of supplies/equipment and maintenance of the surgical suite under the direction of an RN.Corrects use and setup of supplies and equipment for both vaginal and cesarean deliverie. Assists other members of the team with cleaning of room in readiness of next patient

Benefit Eligible Position at 48 hours in two weeks, every third weekend, combination of 12 hr Days and Nights (7-7); may include the opportunity for in-house call.

  • Opportunity may exist to pick up shifts.

Job Qualifications:

Requires;

Military or LPN surgical asisstant, or surgical technologist training program completion

Current BLS certification with American Heart Association as a Healthcare Provider

Must have ability to prioritize and work in multi-task in a complex work environment.

Excellent communication skills, and the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a complex work environment.

Prefer;

Surgical Technologist Certification (CST) or certification eligible at time of hire

Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist Program.

Experience working as a surgical technologist in an acute care setting (hospital)

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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