Surgical Technologist Sponsorship -
Company: Sanford Health
Posted on: November 18, 2020
Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing
not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to
offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly
50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work
of health and healing across our broad footprint.
See yourself at Sanford!
Facility: Sanford Medical Center Fargo
Location: Fargo, ND
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Surgical Technologists are an integral part of the team of medical
practitioners providing surgical care to patients. If Surgical
Technology is your passion, work with an employer that takes pride
in its employees, the patient care that they help provide and the
excellence each individual brings. Every day, we show that
commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the
communities we serve.
Surg Techs have a growing presence in health care. Sanford Health
would love to help you achieve your career goals as an Surg Tech.
The Surg Tech Sponsorship is financial assistance to support
tuition and other expenses while you progress through your school's
program. Upon graduation, Sanford and the sponsored student will
partner for a full time employment commitment at Sanford Health as
a Surg Tech in an area of need in Fargo for two years. Current
students are eligible to apply. This sponsorship can be used in
conjunction with other financial aid. Surgical Technologist duties
include but are not limited to:
Assists in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation
of care that meets the mission and goals of quality care and
service excellence at Sanford. Assist with assessing, planning,
implementing, evaluating, or documenting the care of patients. This
care will be delivered in accordance with established standards of
performance. Will work under the supervision and delegation
authority of a surgeon, and in some cases other clinical licensed
professionals, to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of
invasive and non-invasive surgical procedures, ensuring that the
operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions
properly, and that the operative procedure is conducted under
conditions that maximize patient safety.
Accurately accounting for items used during a procedure and
maintaining an organized sterile field facilitates accountability
for all items during and after a procedure. Demonstrate knowledge
in the theory and application of the principles of sepsis and
sterile technique to combine the knowledge of human anatomy,
surgical procedures, and implementation and tools and technologies
to facilitate a provider's performance of invasive therapeutic and
diagnostic procedures. Actively participates in safety measures,
maintains an organized sterile field, as well as maintain awareness
of the location of all supplies needed for the course of the
procedure. Prepares the surgical environment before procedures;
ensuring that supplies and dedicated devices are sterile and ready
for surgery, as well as clipping, transporting, positioning, and
ensuring aseptic incisions sites.
The surgical technologist may also assist in the preparation of
patients prior to procedures. Make minor adjustments to avoid
instrument malfunctions and keeping them in operating condition.
May conduct sterile and unsterile supply quality assurance checks
are according to sterilization principles before procedure. Verify
the completeness of items when returned from the surgical site.
Participate in reconciliation activities. Demonstrate positive
interpersonal relationships and well-developed critical thinking
skills; must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and must
be able to adjust to changes in duties with minimal notice, as the
schedule requires. May assist with additional administration duties
as needed for case preparation of patients. Provides services for
patients during surgical procedures. Assists in the assessment,
planning, implementation and evaluation of care that meets the
mission and goals of quality care and service excellence at
Sanford. This care will be delivered in accordance with established
standards of performance. Provides services for patients during
Must be accepted into a Surgical Technologist program.
Must commit to working 2 years full-time as a Surg Tech at Sanford
in Fargo, ND after graduation.
Must maintain a GPA that meets program requirements and show
forward progression through the program of study.
Grades must be submitted following graduation, and UAP Registry
status must be updated by the student.
Must sign a contract and provide proof of program acceptance before
payments are processed.
Must commit to participating in Sanford Check-Ins (email, phone, or
in person) during program of study.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to
request an accommodation for help with your online application,
please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-22031
Keywords: Sanford Health, Fargo , Surgical Technologist Sponsorship -, Healthcare , Fargo, North Dakota
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