Posted: Sunday, December 17, 2017 10:50 PM
Penrose:St. Francis Health Services is a full:service, 522:bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose:St. Francis Health Services with 364:licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical:surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172:beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorados home base for the Flight For Life(r) Colorado air medical helicopter service. Its an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of Americas 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorados top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career youve always wanted. For more information about Penrose : St. Francis Health Services, visit penrosestfrancis/.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: Jena Huddleston : 7235 SFMC LABOR and DELIVERY
Hospital: ST FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER
Schedule: Part Time
Assists in smooth daily operations of the Labor and Delivery, Recovery and Postpartum unit. Assists with vaginal deliveries under the direction of a Registered Nurse and provider and within scope of practice. Functions as a Scrub Tech for surgical procedures. Maintains supplies and equipment on the unit. Assists with maintenance of Point of Care Testing and High Level Disinfection equipment. Performs clerical and business support tasks as assigned. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School graduate or GED
Completion of a Surgical Tech program
Minimum Experience Requirements
One:year patient care experience preferred
Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English Basic computer skills
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
Current Colorado Surgical Technologist Registration for associates working in Colorado
Certification in Surgical Technology from the National Board Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or
Certification as a Tech in Surgery from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT)
OTHER PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES
The CST will work in the operating room environment as well as on the labor and delivery unit serving as a technician to facilitate successful labor and delivery regardless of location. The CST will be responsible for OR set up as well as set up of sterile fields/tables in labor and delivery and assuring appropriate stocking of supplies in labor and delivery and OR. The CST will also be responsible for point of care testing within labor and delivery and OR.
Heavy Work : exert/lift up to 100 lbs. force occasionally, and/or 50 lbs. frequently, and/or 20 lbs. constantly.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014:
Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users
• Location: Colorado Springs
• Post ID: 49645302 coloradosprings