Dignity Health Surgery Tech in REDDING, California

Overview

Mercy Medical Center Redding offers comprehensive health care to nearly 300,000 residents in a six-county region. Mercy Medical Center Redding is an award-winning 267-bed regional medical center providing inpatient and outpatient services as well as specialized cardiovascular care, stroke care, orthopedics, neurological surgery, comprehensive cancer care, maternity care, and da Vinci robotic surgery. It is one of only two Level II trauma centers north of Sacramento and houses the only Community Level III neonatal ICU in Shasta County. In addition, the hospital’s network of care includes Mercy Home Health and Hospice, Golden Umbrella Adult Day Health Care, and Shasta Senior Nutrition Program. Mercy Medical Center Redding is a member of the Dignity Health system of health care providers and are a sister facility to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff and Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta. Visitto learn more.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The incumbent is responsible for assisting the surgical team by acting as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies and equipment during surgical procedures. The incumbent maintains constant vigilance for the maintenance of the sterile field. In addition, the incumbent will serve as the scrub for OB/GYN cases in the department.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • One (1) year of recent experience as an operating room scrub technician in an acute care facility required

  • General understanding of anatomy and physiology, sterilization and surgical techniques required

  • Current BLS required (must be certified through the American Heart Association)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Recent experience as a scrub technician and nursing assistant or unit secretary preferred

  • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology preferred

  • Advanced organizational skills preferred

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Job ID 2018-60064

Employment Type Full Time

Department Family Birth Center

Hours / Pay Period 72

Facility Mercy Medical Center Redding

Shift Night

Location REDDING

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Varied

Work Schedule 12 Hour