Surgical Scrub Tech Gastrointestinal Full Time Days

Surgical Scrub Tech Gastrointestinal Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Surgical Scrub Tech, Gastrointestinal, Full-Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

  We are looking for a Surgical Scrub Tech to join our Gastrointestinal team in Albuquerque, NM.

  This full-time job is located at   Lovelace Medical Center, in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.


 
Surgical Scrub Tech Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists surgeons with surgical procedures within the operating room under the direct supervision of a registered nurse to include conveying sterile instruments and supplies used in basic to complex surgical procedures. 
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge of sterile techniques, instrumentation, equipment, and sterile field setup including sterilization methods.
  •   Supports physician’s surgical practice in a variety of procedures including a specialty in the operating room. 
  •   Ensures accurate count of sponges, needles, and instruments used in all procedures at all times. 

Surgical Scrub Tech Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent; Graduate of accredited Surgical Technology program or clinical-based program
  • Six (6) months experience in an operating room or ambulatory surgery unit
  • One (1) year OR experience desired
  • Current BLS
  • CORT or CST desired
  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology
  • Knowledge of Sterilization techniques and Operating Room instruments and supplies
  • Training in Anatomy and Physiology
  • Excellent critical thinking skills

Why Lovelace?

 

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018.

  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016

  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016

  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

 

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 6702

Department / Location

Gastrointestinal
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM