OR Tech in Los Alamos, NM at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/18/2021

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.

LAMC is currently offering an up to $1000.00 per month rental incentive for up to six months for this RN position for a newly hired applicant who makes the decision to move to Los Alamos and reside in the community.

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 workwith minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment andtake appropriate action.

Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BLS) current upon hire

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.