We Are Hiring:
position is 72 hours bi-weekly, 11am-11:30pm with a call and
holiday call rotation.
Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital is adding to
our team of dedicated associates. Join our team of talented
professionals who have a passion for caring!
Ascension St. Mary's Hospital is a regional
health system offering high quality care in cardiovascular,
neurosciences, orthopedics, emergency and trauma, cancer,
bariatrics, imaging diagnostics, and primary care. Our medical
advancements in cardiac sciences, neurosciences, oncology, and
trauma are rivaled only by our compassion to heal body, mind and
spirit. A part of Ascension since 1999, we offer 268 beds and over
20 specialty centers to provide access and care for people from
over 70 counties.
More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is
more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion
for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for
patients, team members, and the community.
Strength in our People: At Ascension, we
believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In
addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and
communities we serve, associates benefit from significant
professional opportunities, career advancement, training and
competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and
spirituality in the workplace.
What You Will Do:
Provide direct assistance to surgeons
during surgical procedures.
What You Will Need:
- Position patient to give best exposure for surgical procedure,
using stabilizing equipment when necessary, while maximizing
patient comfort and safety.
- Provide visualization of the operative site using appropriate
method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction,
sponging, suctioning and irrigation.
- Utilize appropriate technique to achieve temporary and
- Assist with body plane closure, application of wound dressings
and securing of drainage systems.
- Assist in room clean up and the removal of the soiled case
cart, supplies, and trash from OR room as needed at the completion
of the surgical case.
- Participate as a surgical team member in the preparation of the
surgical suite according to surgeon's preference cards with
appropriate instruments, resources and supplies.
Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Surgical Assistant credentialed from the National Board of
Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained prior
to hire date or job transfer date preferred.
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals
and hundreds of related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are
dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which
sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. We
provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a
collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension St. Mary is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
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individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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