OR Tech PRN in Los Alamos, NM at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 11/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Los Alamos Medical Center
Los Alamos Medical Center is a community Hospital located in the beautiful mountain community of Los Alamos, NM, surrounded by the powerful Jemez Mountains. Los Alamos is a health oriented community that is proud to have its own ski hill, golf course, aquatic center where Olympic swim teams train, the best schools in the state of NM, outstanding hiking trails, is a very safe community and is the home of Los Alamos National Labs. Local historical and beautiful sites (Santa Fe, Taos) are within an hour’s drive of Los Alamos.
Los Alamos Medical Center is committed to its quality initiatives and a culture of safety, is invested in the growth of its staff and thus supports ongoing education, certifications and other ongoing learning, and extends numerous recognition programs to all of its staff.
This role requires you to:
Prepare surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment and supplies. Ensure good working order of equipment and instruments.
Assist with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
Pass instruments to physician during surgery. Continually accounts for number and location of instruments and supplies during surgery.
Receive and process specimens for delivery to the laboratory.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent required
Minimum Education
Two years of college preferred
Minimum Education
Graduate of a Program in Discipline Preferred
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.
Required Skills
Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS) current upon hire

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran