Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 2:14 PM
St. Thomas More Hospital, a 25: acute care/critical access facilty, is the cornerstone of health care services for Fremont County and surrounding southern Colorado communtites. St. Thomas More offers 24:hour emergency and trauma services, inpatient acute care, intensive care unit, The Birth Center, diagnostic imaging, surgical services, rehabilitation services, sleep disorder center and more. St. Thomas More was rated five stars by Healthgrades(r) for Total Knee Replacement , Hip Fracture Treatment (2017), and Treatment of Sepsis (2017). Our physicians specialize in emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology services, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, and pediatric health services. Associates of St. Thomas More enjoy the camaraderie of a close:knit community hospital, the relaxed feel of small town life and an affordable cost of living in a town rich in culture and historic architecture. Located 50 miles from Colorado Springs at the foot hills of the Rocky Mountains and the entrance to the Royal Gorge, locals and visitors alike enjoy this area for some of the states best hiking, widllife and river sports like rafting and fishing. Learn more about our hospital and life in Southern Colorado by visiting stmhospital/.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: Tiffany Hoover, : 7211 STM SURGERY
Hospital: ST THOMAS MORE
A Surgical Technology Student Extern is a Non:Certified PRN employee. A student extern will perform in a Second:Scrub Role capacity and is allowed to hold retractors, cut suture, sponge, suction and manipulate an endoscopic camera. They will also participate in opening surgical cases, room turn:over, putting extra supplies, instrumentation and equipment away and picking cases. Additionally, the student intern may be scheduled to take 2nd call on weekdays and weekends as needed.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
:High School graduate or GED
:Must be enrolled in a CAHEP Accredited Surgical Technology Program and successfully placed in a clinical rotation.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Must have successfully completed one clinical rotation in a surgical setting.
:Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association
:Registered with the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) as a surgical technologist.
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 in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy doesnot apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014
. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
• Location: Colorado Springs
• Post ID: 51445097 coloradosprings