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Certified Surgical Technologist - Women Surgery

We Are Hiring

Certified Surgical Technologist - Surgery IP 001 - Full-Time, Day - Indianapolis-8111 Township Lin - Indianapolis, IN

Shift Details:  40 hours a week.  Choice of 4/10 hour Shifts or 5/8 hour Shifts. Must be available till 5:30P M-F.  There are only Day Shifts in Women's Surgery.  If 4/10s, no set day off, must be flexible. Although in general, the stop time is 5:30P, there's no guarantee that Surgery will always stop at that time.  Therefore, associates must be flexible with their schedules. 

CST Case Details:  Scrub cases, Pick Cases (Rotation: prep Case Carts), releive other CSTs for breaks.  GYN primarily, Cerclages, Mastectomies, Breast Reconstruction, very little Urology, very little Cosmetics, and NO C Sections. 

Call Rotation:  30 minute Call time.  Call rotation between 5 CSTs (currently).  Call is for Evenings, Nights and Weekends.  Emergency Cases happen on the Weekends.  2 Weekends in a 6 week period (Friday Evening through Monday morning).  Rarely called in on Weekends.  %2 Call ratio; very rare. They haven't had to use a Call Shift for 3 months. $5 Call Pay and TIme and a Half when working.

Staff:  5 CSTs, 6 RNs, 3 OR Suites, end early often. 

GYN Residency Program:  Medical Students who are on track to become Doctors can participate. This Program is why there isn't more need for CSFAs.

Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

St. Vincent is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

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. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) obtained prior to 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:
  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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: 357963
Category: Surgical Services
Facility: ININD St Vincent Indpls Acute
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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