Cardiovascular Surgical Technologist

Company: Lexington Medical Center ( Learn More )

General Information
US-SC-Columbia
N/A
High School
Full-Time
At least 2 year(s)
Not Specified
False
False
Job Description Cardiovascular Surgical Technologist- $5,000 Sign-On Bonus

Lexington Medical Center has an opportunity for Cardiovascular Surgical Technologist! Surgical Technologists are an integral part of the team of medical practitioners providing surgical care to patients in a variety of settings. The surgical technologist works under the supervision of the registered nurse and medical staff to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive and minimally invasive surgical procedures. This individual works to ensure that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. A surgical technologist possesses expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.


Basic Function:


Allied health professionals who are an integral part of the team of medical practitioners providing surgical care to patients in a variety of settings. The surgical technologist works under the supervision of the registered nurse and medical staff to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive and minimally invasive surgical procedures. This individual works to ensure that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. A surgical technologist possesses expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.


Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

High school education or its equivalent

Completion of a recognized vocational or hospital based Operating Room Technician course or its equivalent

National Certification through AST/NBSTSA

CPR certification, for direct patient care givers


Preferred Qualifications:

Associate's Degree or 2 year certificate in Surgical Technology from an accredited institution

Prior CVOR Surgical Tech experience



Benefits:


LMC is committed to offering quality, cost-effective benefits choices for its employees and their families.  LMC offers day ONE medical, dental and life insurance benefits, as well as health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs). Eligible employees may also enroll in LMC’s retirement plans on their date of hire, including the South Carolina State Retirement System (SCRS), and supplemental 401(k) and 457(b) retirement plans.   LMC provides its full-time employees short-term disability and long-term disability coverage after 90 days of eligible employment.   In addition to these great offerings, LMC offers 529 College Savings, educational assistance, employee assistance programs and more.



Our mission is the same as it was when we opened our doors in 1971: to provide quality health services that meet the needs of our community. We believe that commitment to the health of our community really makes a difference — and we show it every day.