Fairview Health Services is looking for a fulltime Surgical Technologist for the Operating Room at University of Minnesota Medical Center (Minneapolis) – West Bank Campus.
The West Bank has 18 operating rooms, with an average of 36 cases per day. We provide state of the art surgical suites for adult and pediatric patients needing surgical intervention. Surgical services are provided to patients in the following clinical specialties: general, dental, eye, ear, nose and throat, endoscopy, orthopedics/spine, Cardiovascular (peds), neurology (peds), bariatrics (peds), transplant (peds), robotic, gynecological, urology and plastics.
Position can be either 64, 72 or 80 hours per 2 weeks pay period (exact amount deterimed at offer). Includes rotating day/evening/night shifts, and rotating weekends and holidays, including call. The majority of the schedule is on the Day and Evening shifts; occasional night shifts to provide coverage for time off and/or holidays. Call starts at the end of a shift: 3:15pm, 5:30pm, 7:30pm and ends at 6:45am on weekdays. Weekend call is 24 hours and typically 1 weekend a month on average. Call response time is currently 45 minutes.
We offer competitive pay and benefits.
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The Surgical Technologist performs the functions of a surgical technologist as a scrub person during surgical procedures providing patient care services appropriate to the age of the patients (ages pediatric through geriatric) served during the shift of duty in collaboration with the RN. Is responsible for adhering to standards of nursing practice and patient care, correct use of supplies/equipment and maintenance of the surgical suite under the direction of a RN.
Serves as scrub person during operative procedures
Provides patient care
Corrects use and setup of supplies and equipment
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.
Other Required Skills