Full Job Description
St. Luke’s Health System in Mountain Home is seeking a CST to join our Surgical Services team.
Monday through Friday 0630-1530
Variable: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday.
On Call 15-16 days a month.
This individual would be supporting the OR.
St. Luke's Elmore has 2 OR rooms, conducting general and OB cases primarily.
Performs pre-operative procedures such as selection and placement of surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment.
Assists surgeon and designated assistants in invasive procedures, passing instruments and supplies and anticipating the needs of the surgical team.
During the surgical procedure provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies.
Helps prepare, care for, and dispose of specimens taken for laboratory analysis and helps apply dressings.
Applies basic knowledge of anatomy & physiology, medical terminology and microbiology.
Applies knowledge related to emergency situations and surgical procedures in the operating room.
May develop, organize and deliver continuing education topics and/or training (in-services).
May assist in precept of students and new staff.
Maintains a safe work environment.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Licenses/Certifications: Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) by National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
For more information, please contact Julie Leguineche at email@example.com or 208-814.2558
About Mountain Home
With a close-knit, rural community of 15,000, the Mountain Home lies on the eastern edge of a broad high-desert valley surrounded by vast acreages of public land. Lying a few miles east are the Boise National Forest, and the Danskin and Bennett Mountain Ranges, with peaks rising to over 8,000 feet. Located just 40 minutes southeast of Idaho’s capitol city of Boise and home to Mountain Home Air Force Base, residents benefit from a cost of living roughly fifteen percent less than the national average. The city enjoys clean air, low crime rate and an abundance of recreational opportunities.