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CommonSpirit Health CV Surgical Technician in CENTERVILLE, Iowa


CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.


Job Summary / Purpose

Delivers intraoperative care to the surgical patient, primarily in the scrub role. Assists surgeon/physician during surgical procedures.

Essential Key Job Responsibilities

  1. Maintains knowledge of surgical instrumentation, surgeon preferences and surgical procedures

  2. Prepares for surgical cases in an efficient manner, anticipating the needs of the patient, surgeon and anesthesia.

  3. Maintains knowledge of equipment set-up and functioning, seeks appropriate resources when necessary.

  4. Provides safe environment for patient and staff by adhering to standards of aseptic technique and departmental/hospital policy

  5. Assists in maintenance of physicians preference cards

  6. Communicates effectively with patient, staff and physicians

  7. Participates in orientation of new personnel

  8. Participates in Quality Improvement Projects

  9. Maintains knowledge of supply ordering and inventory maintenance

  10. Attends departmental in-services and staff meetings

Other duties as assigned by management.


Required Education for Staff Job Levels


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Required Licensure and Certifications

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Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

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PREFERRED Qualifications

Completion of accredited Surgical Technology Program


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Requisition ID 2021-166399

Employment Type Full Time

Department General Surgery

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Day

Standard Hours 6-2:30

Facility / Process Level : Name MercyOne Centerville


Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Healthâ„¢ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.