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Providence Health & Services Surgical Technologist - Labor and Delivery Triage/Postpartum - *$10,000 Hiring Bonus* in Everett, Washington

Description:

$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Providence is calling a Surgical Technologist (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to work in Labor & Delivery Triage at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.

The Surgical Technologist provides patient care within scope of practice including scrub duties for surgical procedures. Participates in standby and call schedules.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates age specific patient care considerations for the population served:

  • Demonstrates application of knowledge, skills, and behaviors in the physical, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PEMC age specific care competency assessment tool.

  • Plans, organizes and performs as a surgical scrub technologist:

  • Collects and prepares equipment, instruments and supplies necessary for surgical procedures.

  • Sets up sterile field with instruments, sutures, blades, electrosurgical equipment, suction, prosthesis and solutions needed for procedures according to established procedures.

  • Continually maintains neat and orderly sterile field as dictated by the sequence of the procedure.

  • Discards all used sponges into proper receptacle as per accepted practice to ensure accurate count and avoid contamination of others.

  • Counts sponges, needles, sharps, instruments and other items with circulator to ensure accuracy and compliance with policy.

  • Keeps an accurate count of all counted items during procedures. Maintains an accurate account of the amount of irrigation used during a procedure.

  • Anticipates the needs of the surgeon in order to expedite the procedures.

  • Communicates updates for procedures and surgeon preference cards:

  • All pertinent information is communicated to the RN specialist.

  • Practices cost containment:

  • Checks for discarded instruments prior to disposing of them according to established procedures.

  • Follows instructions regarding the opening and utilization of packages.

  • Supports unit/department quality improvement and maintains personal professional work performance:

  • Participates in all staff meetings and mandatory in services and training programs to ensure continued understanding of all departmental policies, procedures and performance improvement processes.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical technologist training program – Surgical Technology

  • Surgical Technologist State Registration

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Certification

  • Prior experience as a surgical technologist in an acute care facility

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 324231

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