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OR Tech Open Heart (FT Varied Hours) Desert Springs Hospital

Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center Las Vegas Full-Time
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Description/Purpose of Position

Responsible for performing technical responsibilities relative to assisting cardiothoracic surgeons with the

instrumentation of Open Heart surgery, as well as assisting in the preparation and management of tubings utilized by

the heart-lung (pump) machine.

Job Requirements


Education High School Graduate or equivalent. Successful completion of a surgical technologist program

that is accredited by a national accrediting organization or a successor organization or must

have successfully completed a training program for surgical technologist administered by the

US Public Health Service, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard.

Experience Minimum of two (2) years scrubbing experience in a major operating room, and at least one (1)

year of experience as an Open Heart Scrub Technician.

Technical Skills

License/Certification Current Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) from National Board of Surgical Technology and

Surgical Assisting or must obtain within 6 months of hire. Current BLS Certification.

Other Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service

appropriate to the age of the patient.

Note Employees hired into this position prior to 1/1/2018 are exempt from certification requirement.


Skills required

Basic Life Support
Emergency Departments
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Acls)
Basic Cardiac Life Support
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