Salem Health is currently seeking Certified Surgical Technologist to fill roles in both our Operating Room and Labor and Delivery Unit. This single posting will be used to fill multiple roles!
Surgical Technologists are allied health professionals, who are an essential part of our surgical team. Working under the direction of a surgeon you will ensure that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly, and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety.
Certified Surgical Tech Sign On Bonus!
1-2 years’ experience $2k
2-4 years’ experience $4k
4 years or more of experience $5k
One of three paths required to be eligible:
Both A & B
(A) Provides the health care facility with documentation showing that the person has completed an educational program for surgical technologists accredited by a national accreditation organization approved by the Oregon Health Authority by rule; and
(B) Holds and maintains a surgical technologist certification issued by a nationally accredited certifying organization for surgical technologists approved by the authority by rule;
Completed US Military Surgical Technologist Training Program
(A) Provides the health care facility with documentation showing that the person has completed a training program for surgical technologists in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard of the United States or in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps; and
(B) Every two years completes 16 hours of continuing education approved by the authority; or
(A) Provides the health care facility with documentation showing that the person practiced surgical technology during at least two of the three years immediately preceding January 1, 2017:
(i) In a health care facility in Oregon or in another state; or
(ii) As an employee of an agency or institution of the federal government; and
(B) Every two years completes 16 hours of continuing education approved by the authority."
Prior surgical tech experience in an acute care hospital setting preferred
Additional Salary Information: Weekend and night shift differentials
Internal Number: ID 2019-4936
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