Indiana University Health

Surgical Skilled Technologist IU Health Bedford Hospital

IU Health Bedford Hospital

Job Location

IU Health Bedford Hospital
2900 16th St


Operating Room

Date Posted

June 13, 2019

Schedule & Shift

  • Days
  • Supplemental

Requisition Number

Why work at IU Health? Indiana University Health is unlike other healthcare organizations. As one of our nation's most highly regarded healthcare systems, we hold higher expectations for the people who work here. That is why we have created a collaborative environment that enables every team member to do their best work. No matter the role, those who have the strength, passion and commitment will find a challenging and rewarding experience. We offer wonderful benefits (PTO-Insurance-Matching 401K) and a work life balance.

We care about creating an environment where all our team members are valued, professionally invested and inspired by our patients and co-workers.

We have created an environment where we provide Coaching & Career Development with training opportunities and Career advancement throughout the IU organization.

We are looking for candidates who share in our values of Team; Excellence; Purpose and Compassion.

Provides service and support before, during, and after surgical procedures. Assists in ensuring the presence and proper arrangement of surgical equipment, supplies and instrumentation in the operating room prior to each operation. Provides assistance to the surgeon in the operating room as allowed by professional and legal standards. Assists in the turnover of the operating room after the procedure ensuring proper routing and/or processing of all specimens, equipment, instrumentation and supplies. Works as a member of the surgical team with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical personnel.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Surgical Skilled Technologist Role

  • Requires a High School Diploma/GED.
  • Requires certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist obtained from the NBSTSA
  • Requires Basic Life Support Certification.
  • Requires the ability to resource advanced technology.
  • Requires 15 continuing education units annually as required by state law.
  • Requires knowledge of various surgical procedures in order to anticipate the needs of the surgeon and to recognize the problems encountered by the surgeon within 12 months of employment.
  • Requires knowledge of name and function of surgical equipment and instrumentation.
  • Requires strict adherence to policies and regulations regarding maintenance of sterile field.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.