Job Description

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LVHN-Pocono · Operating Room
206 E Brown St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Professional Clinical
Full Time 40 hours, Day Shift, M-F 7-530 call rotation Overnight and Weekends
Posted 10/20/2021
Req # 33116
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation’s most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years. We’re a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored five times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono each received an ‘A’ grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN’s commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you’re considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Qualified candidates are eligible to receive a Sign on Bonus! 

Job Summary:
Participates as a member of the surgical team by scrubbing to ensure quality patient care during the operative procedure while staying vigilant for maintenance of the sterile field. Anticipates the need of the surgeon and handles the instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure.

Education – Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Technical School Diploma Surgical technician

Experience – Required:

  • less than 1 year

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities – Required:

  • Ability to initiate, accept and adapt to constant change within a healthcare setting.
  • Effective communication and customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of medical and surgical supplies and sterile techniques.
  • Time management and organizational skills.

Certifications – Required:

  • Health Services\BCLS – Basic Life Support

Licensure – Preferred:

  • CST – Certified Surgical Technologist Effective December 28, 2020, successful completion of a program sponsored by an entity holding a nationally recognized institutional or programmatic accreditation and hold and maintain surgical technologist certification from an accredited certification program OR successfully complete an appropriate training program for surgical technologists in the U.S. Army, Navy, or Air Force OR grandfathered in another HCO.
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

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