CERTIFIED SURGICAL AND OBSTETRICS TECHNICIAN (136159)
CERTIFIED SURGICAL AND OBSTETRICS TECHNICIAN: Performs technical skills and provides assistance to surgeons, anesthesia personnel, registered nurses, and other professionals in the operating room. Performs similar duties in other areas of the hospital as assigned.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an approved technical, professional, or vocational program BLS/CPR (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers) Certification in surgical technology through Association of Surgical Technologists (AST). TriHealth will acknowledge certification from National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) for existing NCCT-certified techs hired before July 1, 2006.
EXPERIENCE: Background in ortho/spine a plus. Prefer at least one year experience.
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Will consider a non-certified surgical tech/new graduate at a lower rate of pay, with the agreement to become certified (CST) within 6 months of date of hire.
Job Title: CERTIFIED SURGICAL AND OBSTETRICS TECHNICIAN
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