Surgical Tech First Assistant, OR - Mon-Fri, Days with Call **Sign-On Bonus Eligible**

Job Description

Job ID: 1191561
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Boone Hospital Center is a 394-bed full service hospital located in Columbia, MO. It is a regional referral center located in the center of the state. The hospital provides progressive healthcare programs, services, and technology to people in 26 mid-Missouri counties. Although the hospital is full service, areas in which Boone Hospital Center excels are cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgical, obstetrical services, and numerous other specialties. The hospital maintains a 24-hour emergency center with hospital-based ambulance service and a helipad for incoming emergency air transportation.  Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital" by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
 

Operating room facilities featuring 22 surgical units, including two state of the art hybrid rooms for cardiac and vascular procedures. Peri-operative area includes pre-op holding, acute post-op recovery/level 1 and outpatient/level 2 recovery, Surgery Express, and recently redesigned Pre-operative Assessment Process. The surgical staff includes specialists in cardiovascular and thoracic, plastic, orthopedic, vascular, opthalmologic, urologic, oral, neurologic, otolaryngologic, dental, gynecologic, and general surgery.


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Role Purpose

Acts as a first assistant to surgeons during surgical procedures in the operating room. Performs selected technical duties in an expanded perioperative role under the direction of the surgeon.


Responsibilities

  • Delivers intraoperative patient care as the first assistant to the surgeon(s) as a collaborative team member.
  • Maintains accountability for the provision of surgical instruments to the surgical team.
  • Functions as a member of the surgical team and contribute to the overall efficiency of the perioperative department.
  • Participates in professional development and life-long learning.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • <2 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • CERT SURG TECH FIRST ASSIST
  • Surgical Technician

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Associate's Degree
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    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer