St. Mary’s Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. St. Mary’s offers choices in cancer treatment and technology you’d expect from a major academic center, but with a much more personal touch. We conduct research within our program to provide qualified patients with access to National Cancer Institute group trials. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
St. Mary's Medical Center is seeking a Full Time Surgical Tech to join our Operating Room team! **Incentives up to $10K for qualified candidates.**
St. Mary's Medical Center is equipped with 12 O.R. suites. We are regional referral center for western Colorado and eastern Utah located in beautiful Grand Junction, CO. The Operating Room is staffed with a CST and Registered Nurse 24/7. The O.R. team has a close working relationship with surgeons and anesthesiologists.
Our service lines include
CV Program, General, Gynecology, ENT, Orthopedics, Neuro, Ortho Spine, Urology, Plastics, Dental, Trauma, Procurements and Pediatrics.
Why choose our Operating Room?
Remodeled OR department with Stryker video, Berchtold Booms and Spot lights, DaVinci Robots, Medtronic Stealth and O-Arm.
This position assists the surgical team by acting as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies and equipment during surgical procedures. Maintains constant vigilance for the maintenance of the sterile field.
Checks supplies/instrumentation and equipment needed for surgical procedures and ensures they are working properly.
Opens sterile supplies and sets up the table for each surgical procedure.
Provides a sterile field for surgical procedures. Ensures that the members of the surgical team are properly attired and assists the surgeon with draping the patient to isolate the operative site.
Assists in the maintenance of the sterile field.
Passes instruments and supplies to the surgeon.
Counts sponges and sharps with the RN prior to the surgery and before the incision is closed.
Cleans and prepares the instruments for sterilization.
Assists in the maintenance of specialty surgical services.
Prepares the sterile dressing for the patient’s incision.
High School diploma or equivalent, required
Successful completion of an accredited Operating Room/Surgical Tech program, required
Current certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist, required
Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, or obtain certification within one month of employment, required
Two years of surgical tech experience, preferred
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SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.