As a scrubbed member of the Northern Illinois Vein Clinic team, plans for and prepares the sterile field with sterile instruments and supplies, anticipating the surgeon's needs throughout the procedures. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental and divisional nursing philosophy and objectives, as well as, Health System initiatives.
Successful completion of annual clinical, age and job specific competencies and skill verification tools required. Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique required. Familiarity with medical terminology. Good organizational skills required. Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing.
High School diploma required. Completion of a surgical technologist program or other successful completion of education which includes aseptic technique and operative procedures.
Surgical Technologist certification or eligible for certification.
Position is part-time Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8-4:30p. This position is a benefitted position. Please direct questions to Erin Evans, firstname.lastname@example.org or 779-696-4203.
Fun facts about SwedishAmerican Health System: • Was founded in 1911, and has since grown from 55-beds to an integrated health network with 2 hospital and over 30 clinic locations in 5 counties in Northern IL. • Became a division of UW Health System of Madison, WI in 2015. • Earned Magnet recognition in 2016! • Is one of the largest employers in the region! • Has the busiest Emergency and Trauma center and is a regional destination for cancer and heart treatment. • Has been named to Becker’s Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare 3 years in a row!
A division of UW Health, SwedishAmerican is dedicated to providing excellence in healthcare and compassionate care to the community. The organization serves residents of 12 counties in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin through:
•A dedicated and caring staff
•A major acute care hospital
•A medical center in Belvidere
•A free-standing outpatient cancer center, developed in p...artnership with UW Health and its nationally recognized University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center.
•A network of 30 primary care and multi-specialty clinics
•The region's largest home healthcare agency
•A full spectrum of outpatient, wellness and education programs
•The charitable endeavors of the SwedishAmerican Foundation
•Our people make the difference — they are SwedishAmerican's past, present and future.