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Catholic Health Initiatives Surgical Tech in Omaha, Nebraska

Overview

CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan is a tertiary care academic teaching center and primary referral center for cardiovascular disease for the region. It is a high volume designated TAVR center with excellent outcomes. It performs a high volume of cardiovascular surgery including a wide range of complex cases and interventional cases.

The medical faculty is highly qualified with many years of experience, enjoys teaching, and is very supportive and inviting to the staff.

This is a great opportunity to work in a growing Heart and Vascular Center and help further build its excellence.

Responsibilities

$20,000 Sign on Bonus

Up to $7,000 Education Assistance Available

Relocation Assistance Available

CHI Health is seeking a skilled and dedicated Surgical Technologist to join our dynamic healthcare team. As a Surgical Tech, you will play a crucial role in assisting surgeons and other medical professionals in the operating room. Your primary responsibility will be to ensure that surgical procedures run smoothly by preparing the operating room, arranging surgical equipment, and providing direct assistance during surgeries. Your expertise and attention to detail will contribute to the highest quality patient care and positive surgical outcomes.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the operating room for surgical procedures by sterilizing equipment, arranging surgical instruments, and ensuring that all necessary supplies are available.

  • Assist the surgical team by handing instruments and supplies to the surgeon and other team members during procedures.

  • Anticipate the needs of the surgical team and maintain a sterile field throughout the surgery.

  • Ensure the proper functioning and availability of equipment such as suction machines, diagnostic equipment, and lights.

  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including surgeons, nurses, anesthesiologists, and surgical assistants, to provide seamless patient care.

  • Maintain accurate and detailed documentation of procedures, supplies used, and patient information.

  • Adhere to infection control protocols and maintain a clean and safe operating environment.

  • Assist in the transportation of patients to and from the operating room.

  • Act as a resource and mentor for new Surgical Techs and students.

Qualifications

Why you should choose us:

What sets us apart from other healthcare organizations? How much time do you have? In short, it all starts with our current employees. They believe in living our mission to provide compassion to everyone. We, in turn, believe that growing and supporting our people allows us to deliver a higher degree of quality care to our patients. CHI advocates for all who live in the communities we serve, especially the most vulnerable. Choose an organization who will champion your talents and nurture your career. Choose CHI!

Completion of an accredited Surgical Technology program

Certification in Surgical Technology preferred

Basic Life Support (BLS) required

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Pay Range

$21.80- $31.62 /hour

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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