NORTH COUNTRY HOSPITAL & HEALTH CTR LPN or Certified Surgical Technologist in NEWPORT, Vermont
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Statement of Purpose
Assists in the nursing care and preparation of surgical patients of all ages. Functions as a member of the sterile team in donning gowns and gloves, creating and maintaining a sterile field in cooperation with the Circulating Nurse. Anticipating the surgeons instrument and supplies needs.
Physical Demands Manual dexterity in use of instruments and equipment. Good or corrected vision and hearing. Heavy work - occasionally moving up to 50 lbs. at one time, or seeks assistance from others; 10-25 pounds of force frequently. Must push very heavy equipment. Machinery and Equipment: Various types of clinical equipment and computer system. Exposure: May be exposed to infectious and contagious diseases. Regularly exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases. Training NCH is willing to train the right candidate with no experience for this position. There may be the potential for traveling to a teaching facility to receive the training.