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Surgical Tech

Requisition #

54179BR

Physical Location

River Falls, WI

Posted Date

19-Jul-2019

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

Surgical Services

Hours Per Week

24

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH) is located in western Wisconsin, just 30 minutes east of St. Paul, Minn., and is part of a shared medical campus that provides easy access to hospital services, an Allina Health primary care clinic, specialty clinics, a long-term care facility and a wellness and fitness center. With 270 employees, more than 174 affiliated physicians and 25 staffed beds, RFAH provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, as well as surgical, cardiovascular, cancer treatment and rehabilitation services to approximately 28,000 patients each year. 

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 54179
•Responsible for job requirements as posted in the OR CST job description
•Scrubbing surgical cases
•Set up and maintenance of sterile field
•Contribution to care of patient and excellent outcomes in relation to the surgical care environment
•Work as a team player throughout the perioperative continuum of care
•Participation in process/outcome improvement measure for patients, department and organization
•Actively role modeling a positive attitude of excellent teamwork and customer service

Education

  • High school or equivalent
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program
  • Associate degree on equivalent in health-related field
  • Must be a graduate of NBSTSA accredited Surgical Technologist Program with the ability to obtain NBSTSA certification within 12 months of hire date

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Two years of experience as a surgical technologist in an operating room setting preferred
  • This individual will be required to be proficient in various services

Skills

  • Strong surgical technology and patient care skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications to be demonstrated through the hiring process
  • Assessment, problem solving and organizational abilities readily demonstrated


Work Schedule

  • Day/Evening shifts.
  • Call shifts and weekends based off of department rotation and need.

Location/Community Information

Ranked one of the best small cities in the country by Demographic Daily, River Falls truly is a great place to work and live. The River Falls community has the advantage of maintaining a small town atmosphere while benefiting from all the resources of the Twin Cities just 35 minutes away. River Falls is home to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the Chippewa Valley Technical College. Whether it is taking advantage of the recreational opportunities of the Kinnickinnic River, a nationally recognized class one trout stream, River Falls invites you to Grow with the flow as a resident of our exceptional community. River Falls offers the perfect combination of small-town comfort, wide range of outdoor and cultural activities, diverse and active downtown, and convenient access to all that the nearby Twin Cities have to offer.

River Falls:

  • Located 35 miles East of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 14,343

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

54179BR
Surgical Services-Tech&Support