Assists in nursing care and preparation of the cardiovascular surgical patient by performance of routine and specialized duties.Performs scrub duties and related procedures such as surgical room set-up for specialized cardiovascular patients. The skills required for this position include but are not limited to setting up and scrubbing the following cases: CABG, valve replacement, and aortice malformalities. May also perform sugical technician duties within the general OR population.Uses principles of aseptic technician to establish and maintain a sterile field.Maintains organized work area and participates in daily unit duties.
Minimum Education High school diploma or equivalent required.
Required Skills Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:Certification for Surgical Technology with the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting preferred.X Basic Life Support (BLS)
Minimum Work Experience Minimum of 1-2 years of cardiovascular experience
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 4005
About Frye Regional Medical Center
A part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, Frye Regional Medical Center has served the health and medical needs of the residents of the Catawba Valley region since 1911 with a commitment to delivering high quality and compassionate care with a focus on patient satisfaction and clinical outcomes.
Frye Regional Medical Center includes a 355-bed acute care hospital, home to the Frye Brain Center, Frye Heart Center, Cancer Center, General and Bariatric Surgery, Emergency Services, Advanced Orthopedics, Neurosciences, Women's Birthing Center and Inpatient Rehabilitation.
The system also includes the Frye South Campus, an inpatient adult behavioral health treatment center designed to provide therapeutic stabilization. Frye Regional also offers the region access to more than 50 primary care and specialty care providers through the FryeCare Physicians Network.
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