Surgical Technologist II - COLORADO

Job Number
202582
Banner Staffing Services - Western Region
Shift
Other
Department
Banner Staffing Service WR - Banner Staffing Services-WR
Position Type
BR: Banner Registry
Internal Code A
COREHTF
Street Address
7251 W. 4th Street
City & State
US-CO-Greeley
Posting Category
Surgery Services
New Grad
No

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Join Banner Staffing Services as a Certified Surg Tech with Banner Health.

 

Requirements include:

  • Certified Surg Tech
  • BLS(CPR) must be current

Through Banner Staffing Services you will work on a Per Diem or "As Needed" bases at our facilities in Loveland, Fort Collins and Greeley, Colorado in the Northern Front Range of Colorado. 

 

As a Banner Staffing employee you are also a Banner Health employee.  You will be eligible to apply as a transfer to any regular Full Time or Part Time opportunities within Banner Health at any time as an internal applicant.  This is a great way to market your skills within Banner Health.  

 

During your assignment you are eligible for Banner Health benefits which include: 

  • 403(b) Pre-tax retirement plan
  • Enjoy Wellness programs
  • Discount programs
  • Employee Assistant Programs

 

If you do eventually transfer into a regular benefit eligible position you will then be eligible for Banner's outstanding additional benefits.  

 

Apply now to be in our staffing pool and begin your journey with Banner Health!

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About Banner Staffing Service WR
Supporting Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services offers a world of opportunities to make an impact on one of the country's leading health systems. In addition, we provide the best training in the business, so you can hit the ground running as you enjoy unequaled clinical variety, professional flexibility and lifestyle choices. We provide registry and travel assignments throughout the western United States. The registry allows you to create your own schedule by offering opportunities in a variety of hospital, home care and primary care settings. Banner Travel offers short-term assignments of three twelve-hour shifts per week. Our pay rates are highly competitive, and we offer training in the country's most advanced simulation center. You will also enjoy the stability only an organization as large and successful as Banner Health can offer.

 

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About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Participants in the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned. Is proficient to scrub on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

 

Essential Functions

  • Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Troubleshoots malfunctioning equipment and makes minor adjustments or calls biomedical equipment staff. Checks schedule and plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

 

  • Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery. Maintains competency to scrub in a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

 

  • Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

 

  • Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

 

  • Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

 

  • Participants in or leads the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned.

 

  • May provide business support to the department including administravie tasks.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification, also required is current certification as a surgical technologist.

Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

This position requires skills and abilities typically attained with 2 or more years of operating room experience and must be able to scrub proficiently on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties. The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited school of surgical technology is highly preferred.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.