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.
One year of experience in a CVOR setting
Previous scrub experience preferred
Internal Number: 44624
About Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country with a total of 673 licensed beds including 3 hospitals and 20 neighborhood locations. We are home to the only Level 1 and 2 pediatric trauma centers in Georgia, and we treat about 60 percent of pediatric trauma patients in the state.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta ranks as one of the top pediatric facilities in the country.