Boardrunner - Main OR - Surgical Services


Ascension


Posted Under: Nashville, Tennessee jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 37201
Posted On: 2019-10-11 00:00:00

We Are Hiring

Boardrunner - Main OR - Surgical Services

Circulator, Surgical Tech, or First Assists - Leadership

Surgery IP

Full-Time, Day

St Thomas West D&T Bldg - Nashville, TN

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Saint Thomas is the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee and is a part of Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

What Ascension Saint Thomas has to offer:

Power of Purpose:

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences the community that we serve.

Culture of Teamwork:

We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.

Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

Compensation/Benefits:

Ascension Saint Thomas provides a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Innovative Environment:

We are a progressive, stable company with 120 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized care. At Ascension Saint Thomas, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some of healthcare's toughest challenges.

About Saint Thomas West:

Comprehensive Cardiovascular Program

Truven Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital

Truven Top 100 Hospital 14 Consecutive years

Kidney Transplant Program

Robust Robotic Surgical Program

New 14 bed ICU in development in a 100+ ICU bed hospital

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to lead daily operations of surgical suites in support of surgical procedures.

Responsibilities:

--- Leads and coordinates shift operations including schedules and resources.
--- Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
--- Assists surgeons during surgery, providing required and requested instruments and supplies to surgeon and assisting with hemostasis.
--- Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
--- Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors and tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.
--- Performs staff orientation, training, and coaching. Provides input to staff performance evaluations.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
--- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- One or more of the following:
* Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
* Certified First Surgical Assistant credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
* Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of 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:
--- 1 year of experience required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion.

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.

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