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Catholic Health Services Surgical Technologist (Internal Position) in Rockville Centre, New York

Surgical Technologist (Internal Position) Facility:Mercy Medical Center Location:Rockville Centre, NY Department:Pain Management Category:Allied Health / Clinical Professional Schedule:Full Time Shift:Day shift Hours:6a/2p ReqNum:6035807 Internal Position

Surgical Technologist

Pain Management

Full-Time, Day Shift, 7:00AM-3:00PM

Rockville Centre, NY

Explore a career with Mercy Medical Center, a 375-bed not-for-profit hospital and member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island that has been serving the healthcare needs for the residents of Nassau County and its surrounding areas since 1913. Ranked among the top hospitals in New York State, Mercy offers a NYS designated Stroke Center, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and has received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center the only hospital in the region and one of only two in NY State to receive this prestigious award.

Responsibilities include:

Provides direct and indirect care to patients during the pain management experience.

Observes patient upon admission to Pain Management.

Helps plan nursing intervention based on Plan of Care derived from knowledge of the patients' health status and knowledge of the procedure to be performed.

Scrubs, sets up table according to OR and Management standards.

Maintains sterile technique.

Provides for patient safety and comfort.

Assists surgeon and Physicians, anticipates needs, and establishes appropriate priorities.

Handles instruments, supplies and equipment properly.

Performs activities that foster a culture of safety within the department and organization.

Identifies safety/risk reduction strategies and communicates these to department director or designee.

Assumes additional responsibilities as directed.

Qualifications include:

Education: High School diploma or GED.

Certification:Certification as an Operating Room Surgical Technician.

Experience/skills:Prior experience working in a Pain Management setting within an acute care hospital preferred.

At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.

MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

A Member of the Catholic Health Services of Long Island

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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