Surgical Scrub Tech

Kootenai Health
Coeur d'Alene

Job Description

Kootenai Health is seeking a community-minded, quality driven, and highly motivated Surgical Scrub Techs!

As we continue to improve quality and operational excellence, we are pursuing a staffing model that provides three staff per operating room. Our three-person team consists of one circulator, one scrub, and one facilitator. This model supports work-life balance as it decreases the burden of call. It also supports engagement and growth by allowing for specialization and enabling those certified to first-assist to provide that service whenever possible. Furthermore, we train and utilize RNs in the scrub role with our Periop 101 Cohort Program.

Kootenai Health offers a modern, state-of-the-art facility which supports a wide range of surgical specialties. Our facility recently expanded to provide our team and community with the most up-to-date OR environments and technology to ensure optimal patient success and expedited healing. All current rooms have been right-sized and remodeled, and we now have a total of 11 Operating Rooms, one of which is a Hybrid OR!

We utilize the da Vinci System for our Robotic Program which supports procedures in urology, thoracic, general and gynecology specialties.

Orthopedics- Total Joints
General Surgery
Level II Trauma

To be successful in this role, you must:

1. Be a graduate of an accredited surgical technologist program

2. Obtain a Surgical Technician Certification (CST) within one year from date of hire

3. Obtain a Basic Life Support certification within 60 days of hire

Kootenai Health Highlights

Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 299-bed community-owned hospital. Kootenai Health is accredited by DNV and holds Magnet Designation for nursing excellence. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community. We offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, wellness program and on-going educational classes to all of our employees. If you want to love where you work and live, check out Kootenai Health. As your next employer, we are excited to offer you:
100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees. Part-time employees pay only a small portion of their medical, dental and vision coverage!
A robust tuition reimbursement program!
A 457 retirement plan!
On-site daycare!
Competitive salaries with a 12% differential for nights and an 8% differential for weekends!
A robust and incentive-driven wellness program!
Full spectrum employee reward, recognition, and retention programs, including outstanding employee development, training, and educational opportunities!
And much more!

To learn more about Kootenai Health's values and culture visit our website at www.kh.org and watch this short video https://vimeo.com/143391985

If you have additional questions please email or call Kelly Wolfinger at KWolfinger@kh.org or (208)625-4637

Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.

Employment Type

Full Time Days - 12 Hour Shifts