Now Offering CV - CST Sign-On Bonuses at Dell Children's Medical Center up to $15,0000 and relocation up to $10,000 for experienced Pediatric CVOR - CST and great benefits!
As a Cardiovascular OR Surgical Technologist with Dell Children's Medical Center Austin TX, you will have the opportunity to work in a busy environment within pediatric ORs. You will prepare operating rooms for pediatric heart surgeries, ensure that all of the equipment needed for the procedure is properly disinfected and assembled, and check that the equipment is in working order. You will prepare patients for surgery, possibly clean, shave and disinfect the areas of a patient's body that will be operated on and then move patients to the OR and position them on the operating table. In addition, you will monitor patients' and assist during surgery in passing sterile surgical equipment, such as scalpels and forceps, to surgeons. Additional responsibilities as needed within job scope.
Why Join Ascension?
Dell Children’s is the only Pediatric Level I Trauma Center in Central Texas and one of only five in all of Texas. It is one of an elite group of children’s hospitals that offer the highest level of care available to children who have been victims of trauma. Learn more about the Level I difference and what it means for the comprehensive care of children in our area. Dell Children’s also offers the only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Central Texas.
One of the world’s leading pediatric heart surgeons, Charles Fraser, Jr., M.D., is now head of faculty of the Dell Medical School at UT Austin as professor in the Departments of Surgery and Perioperative Care and Pediatrics. Fraser plays a leading role in building the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, a focused pediatric and congenital heart program that leverages the power of the partnership between Dell Medical School, the greater University of Texas community, and Dell Children’s, part of Ascension.
Furthermore, the doctors, nurses, staff, volunteers and other medical professionals at Dell Children’s understand that kids have unique healthcare needs. Statistics show that children heal faster when treated in a children’s hospital. At Dell Children’s, behind those numbers is a team of dedicated professionals who work hard to help kids heal with the support and connection of their families and loved ones.
BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Additional Salary Information: We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.
Internal Number: 348216
About Ascension Health
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