Surgical Technologist Surgery Peds Operating Room Perioperative

Job Number
203800
Banner Desert & Cardon Children's Medical Center
Shift
Day
Department
Banner Desert Medical Center - Surg-Hosp
Position Type
FT: Full-Time
Internal Code A
COREHTF
Street Address
1400 South Dobson Rd
City & State
US-AZ-Mesa
Posting Category
Surgery Services
New Grad
No

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Sign On Bonus:  $5,000!

To qualify for the sign on you must be an experienced 

Surgical Tech and commit to 12 months in this position

 

 

Do you excel as the member of a team, adapt to changes in workload assignment, are able to treat patients in a state of emergency and handle urgent situations?  Are you looking for a fast-paced, multifaceted environment where you can help save lives? Bring Your Specialized Surgical Tech Operating Experience to One of the TOP Healthcare Systems in the NATION…Arizona Banner Desert Medical Center WANTS YOU for our Peds Operating Room!

 

***$5,000 Recruitment Incentive for Experienced Surgical Tech***

(some restrictions apply)

 

 

Banner Desert Medical Center/ Cardon Children’s Medical Center Surgery Department has 25 Operating Rooms which includes 3 trauma rooms, 6 dedicated pediatric rooms; 1 cysto room, 4 minimally invasive; 2 robotic, 3 cardiovascular and 2 total joint rooms. BDMC/CCMC offers a full range of surgical specialties in both the adult and pediatric population: Cardiovascular, Urology, Orthopedic, General, Gynecology, Neurology, ENT, Plastic and Robotic. We are a fast paced OR, performing high acuity cases. In 2016, BDMC/CCMC performed over 21,323 surgeries.

Day shift Mon-Fri plus call. 

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About Banner Desert Medical Center
Located on an 80-acre campus in Mesa, Arizona, Banner Desert Medical Center is one of Arizona's largest and most comprehensive hospitals and is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. We provide an abundance of exceptional opportunities with more than 600 licensed beds, including over 100 dedicated to children. Areas of excellence include high-risk pregnancy and neonatal care, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, cardiology, oncology and emergency medicine. With 21 operating rooms, we offer a full range of surgical specialties and advanced technology that includes the daVincir Surgical System.

About Banner Cardon Children's Medical Center
If you desire to provide the best care possible to the most vulnerable patients, come to Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz. Within our 248-bed, state-of-the-art facility, specially trained nurses, physicians and other clinical professionals utilize the most advanced technology - including iCare ICU monitoring and robotic surgery - to provide high quality, child-friendly, family-centered care. Our facilities feature a recently expanded 104-bed NICU, a 24-bed PICU, six pediatric ORs and a 26-bed ED. We also offer dedicated pediatric rehab, radiology, oncology and hematology capabilities. With clinical diversity, exceptional training programs and a supportive culture, this is a place where you can grow in your career as you help our very special patients.

 

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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.

 

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. Plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

 

  • Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery.

 

  • 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 of 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.

 

  • May provide business support to the department including assigned administrative tasks.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification.

Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

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 a certified school of surgical technology or 2 years of operating room experience.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.