Performs intraoperative nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse to the patient utilizing the nursing process and in accordance with the established policies and procedures of Mayo Clinic Health Systems.
The CST/CFA functions as an assistant or scrub nurse.
Qualifications Graduate of a one or two year surgical technician program.
Additional qualifications The CST shall be competent and current in the use of essential equipment, infection control practices and safety practices which affect patients, visitors, and personnel in the operating room.
Applies knowledge of disease processes
Adheres to infection control standards
Timely preparation for surgical intervention
Performs endoscopy duties/competencies
Treats the team and our clients with honesty, integrity, sensitivity and respect
License or certification Certified Surgical Technologist - CST at time of hire.
Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care ProvidersÂ from one of the following programs:? Â Â Â 1. American Heart Association Â Â Â 2. American Red Cross
Exemption status Non-exempt
Compensation Detail Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $21.23 per hour.
Benefits eligible Yes
Hours / Pay period 64
Weekend schedule On call rotation Holiday on call rotation
Site description Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Internal Number: 32085001_22051103
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