Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Cardiac Surgery
In 2015, US News and World Report has ranked this 464 bed facility in the heart of Los Angeles as the #10 top ranking medical center! In 2013 was Voted America's Best Hospital for Patient Experience in 2012 by Women's Choice Awards! Even when we rank at the top of the industry we continue to make dramatic gains in a broad range of areas from treatment of hypertension and asthma to breast cancer screening - often reaching the top ten percent of all health care providers nationally. As one of the nations "Top Hospitals" with an "A" grade for Patient Safety, our dedicated physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals provide care to more than 25,000 patients admitted to our hospital and an additional 750,000 patients through our outpatient clinics.
Variable 8/ED shift, start time can be either 6am up to 11am
Additional Unit Information:
15 Operating Rooms in Unit. Procedures per day: 45 per day. Average # of Patieints that RN's care for: 1 CST and 1 RN per patient.
Per Facility: will float to Main OR as needed. All age groups; Neonates - Geriatrics. Procedures that can cause Ethical Issues: YES- Blood products/transfusions, D&E.
We have an urgent need for 2 CST's
Need CST's with extensive open heart experience who are able to scrub the following cases:
" DOUBLE/TRIPLE OPEN HEART PROCEDURES
" ROOT REPLACEMENT
" AORTIC DISSECTIONS
" BRING BACK/STERNOTOMIES
" LASER LEAD EXTRACTIONS
" ICD'S/PACEMAKERS, ETC.
SCRUBS: hospital provides, okay to bring warm up jacket