Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is actively seeking an experienced Surgical Technologist, whether in Pediatric or Adult Medicine, to join our team in the Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR) at our Egleston Campus. In this position, you will assist in providing competent surgical care to patients and families whose healthcare needs range from uncomplicated to highly complex and rapidly changing. The ideal candidate will display technical, organizational, and team skills and act as a clinical resource for the surgical team. He or she will also proactively support efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services, and promote a safe environment at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
Assist in ongoing process of healthcare delivery to patients and parents, incorporating age-related and developmental-specific requirements.
Provide technical skills assisting surgeon or staff and operating surgical equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
Maintain knowledge of current equipment and supplies.
Utilize effective communication skills in providing care to patients and families.
Assist in collaborative practice with healthcare team.
Demonstrate cost effectiveness and efficiency with regard to time management and supply use.
Participate in orientation of students, staff members, and other health professionals.
Perform ongoing department-specific tasks as assigned.
Manage own professional development by rotating through other specialties to maintain competence.
Supports Joint Commission readiness.
Must have graduated from a recognized Surgical Technologist program.
Must have at least one (1) year of CVOR (adult or pediatric) experience.
Must have Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification within 30 days of employment.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for 100 years. A notfor-
profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier
tomorrow. Its specialized care helps children get better faster and live healthier lives. Managing
more than 1,000,000 patient visits annually at three hospitals and 27 neighborhood locations,
Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest
pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60
pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the
country by U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support since
1915, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout