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Certified Surgical Technologist - Surgery

We Are Hiring

Certified Surgical Technologist - Surgery - PRN - Day

St. Vincent Dunn - 1600 23rd Street - Bedford,IN

Shift Details:  Typically 7A - 3:30P M - F.  Flex hours to the Case Schedule.

Description:

  • Dunn OR Size:  2 OR Room, 1 Endo Room, 1 Pre Post Room, 2 Holding Rooms, Med Surg is taken over (there are logistical challenges).
    • takes more staff because of these challenges.
    • volume is higher for Dunn than Clay.
  • CSTs at Dunn are also working as Instrument Techs.  
    • CSTs act as PCT and Instrument Techs in down time.
  • There are OR Techs who are CSTs without Certs who were grandfathered in.  
    • CSTs from Clay go to Dunn sometimes but never the other way around.
  • Cases at Dunn:  General, Endo, C Sections, OBGYN, Urology, Eyes.
    • %80 + of Call in is because of C Sections or V Back (mom who wants vaginal birth after having a C Section in the past.
  • Cases at Clay:  Ortho, C Sections.
  • Call at Dunn:  24/7 (if CST isn't working, they're on Call.) Rotating split currently amongst 3 CSTs.
    • PRN CST don't have to do Call but can if they want.
  • Call at Clay:  6 month trial starting in February. 

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

What You Will Do

As a Certified Surgical Technologist with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
  • Hands required/requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
  • Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors/tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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Job ID: 306168
Category: Surgical Services
Facility: ININD St Vincent Dunn Hosp
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Bedford, IN

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