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NM - Surgical Tech/1st Assist (Certified/ Ortho exp.)
Ref No.: 19-20766
Location: Taos, New Mexico
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Need Surgical Tech/1st Assist (Certified) willing to both tech and 1st Assist with strong Ortho skills. Must have a minimum of 3 years of previous experience working in OR as Surgical Tech and/or 1st Assist with strong Ortho experience required. Position requires 8 or 10 hour day shifts Monday thru Friday to cover department; also call required on a rotating basis to cover evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays as needed. 32 hour per week guaranteed but could be more depending on need. Must have current BLS certification.
Our #1 Focus is Patient Safety and Customer Service Excellence!
The Surgery Department at Holy Cross Hospital consists of the following
• Pre Admission Clinic
• Sterile Processing Department
• Endoscopy Suite
• Ambulatory Services Care Unit (ASCU)
• 4 Operating Rooms
• Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
Monthly Case Volume: 240-300 cases a month including endoscopy
Scope of Surgical Services:
• Orthopedics- Shoulder, Hip, Knee, Ankle Arthroscopy’s , Total Joint Arthroplasty (shoulder,hip, knee) , Trauma ie/ tibial nails, femoral nails, hemi arthroplastys, ORIF’s
• General Surgery/PAstic surgery- Minor and major abdominal procedures, Breast surgery, Laparoscopic Minimally invasive procedures
• OB/GYN- Total and Laparoscopically assisted Hysterectomy’s, Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic procedures
• Podiatry- Foot and Ankle Procedures
• Urology- Laser prostate procedures, Lithotripsy, Bladder procedures
• Pediatric Dental
• ENT- Sinus procedures and Tonsillectomy’s
Staffing Schedule:
• We offer 8 hour , 9 hour and 10 hour shifts (12 hour shifts possibly available in ASCU/PACU)
• “On Call” requirements that occur on an average of 1day/week and one weekend every 5-6 weeks

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