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Surgical Technologist

Memorial Health System Springfield, IL
  • Expired: 24 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Join Memorial Health System as a Surgical Technologist! Overview: To perform “scrub” technologist duties for scheduled surgeries, assist with the draping and utilization of instruments for a particular surgery and age of the patient serviced. Demonstrates knowledge in the basic principles of sterile technique and sterilization procedures. Education: High-school graduate or equivalent required. A class in Anatomy and Physiology preferred. All candidates must have successfully completed the OR-Technician training program, recent graduate of an OR Technician program and/or the Memorial Health System on-the-job surgical technologist-training program and have previous experience as an OR Technician or have Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or have Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure in the State of Illinois. (LPN candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school or practical nursing with a current license to practice in the State of Illinois). Attends JCAHO, OSHA, and hospital/nurse manager-specified mandatory inservices. Obtains four contact hours in area of interest. Meets credit range for the Surgical Tech Advancement Ladder as follows (12 months experience as a Surgical Technologist is required in order to apply for promotion in the ladder: Surgical Technologist I: Surgical Technologist who achieves a range of 0-9 credits on the Surgical Tech Advancement Behavior Grid. Surgical Technologist II: Surgical Technologist who achieves a range of 10 credits or above on the Surgical Tech Advancement Behavior Grid with evidence of behaviors from at least three categories on the Grid. Licensure/Certification/Registry: Maintains current CPR certification Experience: Previous experience in multiple surgical specialties is preferred. **Start up packages are available!** Employment Type: Full Time Bonus/Commission: Yes

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Springfield, IL
62781 USA