Assists in nursing care and preparation of the surgical patient by performance of routine or delegated duties. Is able to first and second scrub all CVOR procedures, including pediatric procedures. Assists in transportation of patients to and from surgery.
High School Diploma/GED. LPN or Graduate of Surgical Technology Program. Minimum 3 years CVOR experience.
CPR is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.