Radiology Technologist

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs Radiographic studies, and related procedures at a technical level not requiring direct supervision in accordance with established center guidelines

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: High school diploma or GED required.   Must be a graduate of a certified radiologic technology training program.

Experience: Previous experience is desirable, but not necessary.

Licensure/Certification: Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging License (OBMI) and American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT.)

Job Skills & Requirements:

Knowledge of radiographic exposure techniques including use of formula for determining technical factors, how to control density, contrast, and distortion, and use of intensifying screens, busks, collimators, filters, grids, and other accessories to produce radiographs of high diagnostic quality with minimum of retakes.

Thorough Knowledge of radiation protection standards, devices and techniques including concepts of accumulated dosage and genetic changes, and the effects of radiation on living organisms. Knowledge of the effects of X-ray technique on patient and operator exposure in order to assure that adequate safeguards and maintained.  Knowledge to recognize when changes of equipment or procedures might result in increased exposures, and recommend methods of practice to prevent such exposure.

Physical:                                                             

Good physical health required because of long periods of standing, walking and work required. Must be well coordinated and able to move about freely.  Dexterity necessary.  Visual and audio acuity.  Speak clearly and distinctly. Neat, clean and particular about appearance.

Mental:

Stamina to withstand stress and strain.  Good memory,  patient and tactful.  Emotional stability.  Able to both listen and direct.  Skill in organization.

Position details:

The terms of this position are negotiable.  We are a Monday through Friday 6:00am-6:00pm facility dependent upon patient census.  Premium paid for Per-diem status, benefits offered for regular full time or regular part time. 

Interested candidates email cover letter and resume including desired hours and wage to jobs@bendsurgery.com.  Include subject line “Radiology Technician.” 

Open until filled

Pre-op / PACU Registered Nurse

JOB SUMMARY: This professional provides planned and highly skilled nursing care for the immediate pre- and post-operative patient.  Through continuous patient surveillance, allows for early recognition of medical or surgical complications, which may arise in any patient.

QUALIFICATIONS:           

Physical: Good physical health required because of long periods of standing, walking and work required. Must be well coordinated and able to move about freely.  Dexterity necessary.  Visual and audio acuity.  Speak clearly and distinctly. Neat, clean and particular about appearance.  Must be able to stoop, bend, push, pull and lift minimum of 25lbs frequently, 50lbs occasionally.

Mental: Stamina to withstand stress and strain.  Good memory, patient and tactful.  Emotional stability.  Able to both listen and direct. Skill in organization.

Education & Licensure: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed to practice in the State as a Registered Nurse. Maintain current ACLS/BLS/PALS certification.

Experience: Prefer previous general medical-surgical nursing experience.  Prefer previous post anesthesia recovery experience.

Job Skills & Requirements:

  • Comprehensive and current knowledge of nursing theory
  • Adequate understanding of operative procedures, required patient preparations and expected post-operative course
  • Complete knowledge and understanding of peri-operative nursing care in the freestanding ambulatory surgery setting
  • Adequate understanding of a wide variety of medical/surgical pathophysiology.
  • Awareness of symptoms and possible complications of surgery and anesthesia and initial treatment and consequent nursing interventions.
  • Knowledge should be up-to-date on the actions of all pharmaceuticals and anesthetic agents.
  • Have a working knowledge of fluid and electrolyte balance.
  • Able to perform accurate and complete patient assessments throughout the peri-operative period. 
  • Skilled in age-based competencies.
  • Competent in technical skills, to include intravenous therapy, catheterization, artificial ventilation and CPR

POSITION DETAILS:

Full-time

Monday through Friday 4 X 10 hour shifts (40 hours) or 3 x 10 hour shifts (30 hours).  No night or weekend shifts; paid holidays. Complete benefit package including quarterly cash bonus and 401K and over five weeks of paid time in the first year. Wage DOE

Email cover letter and resume (PDF or DOCX format) to jobs@bendsurgery.com. Include subject line, “PACU RN.”

For assistance or fill-able application please contact Human Resources via phone or come to our Reception Desk and ask to speak Human Resources. Application deadline July 17, 2019.

Nurse Manager – Pre Op / PACU

POSITION SUMMARY: This Registered Nurse – Nurse Manager leads the frontline nursing staff, nursing support staff and technicians in delivering excellent patient care. The Nurse Manager will be responsible for creating an environment of patient-focused care, defining standards for quality patient care, managing and developing work-based teams for assigned shifts, training new staff and providing leadership to nursing team. Works collaboratively with the leadership team in establishing, implementing, developing, planning and organizing operational programs.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Licensure and Certification:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed to practice in the State as a Registered Nurse  
  • Must maintain BLS/ACLS/PALS
  • Maintain status in professional nursing organization as relevant to area of specialty

Experience:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a Staff Nurse with generalized experience in all areas of different types of medical/surgical nursing.                
  • At least five (5) years of healthcare-management experience
  • At least one (1) year experience in an ASC

Physical: Good physical health required because of long periods of standing, walking and work required. Must be well coordinated and able to move about freely.  Dexterity necessary.  Visual and audio acuity.  Speak clearly and distinctly. Neat, clean and particular about appearance.  Must be able to stoop, bend, push, pull and lift minimum of 25lbs frequently, 50lbs occasionally.

Mental: Stamina to withstand stress and strain.  Good memory, patient and tactful.  Emotional stability.  Able to both listen and direct. Skill in organization.

Mathematical skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, and percentages.

Language skills: Ability to understand, read, write, and speak English.  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to successfully write business correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information, respond to questions, and professionally interact with managers, employees, clients, vendors, and the general public.

Reasoning ability: Ability to recognize and define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and correct errors.  Ability to understand and interpret financial data.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions and forms to understand abstract and concrete variables.  Ability to think critically using inductive and deductive reasoning.

JOB SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Evidence of leadership qualities
  • Strong ethical and moral character references
  • Language skills adequate for high-level written, interpersonal, and telephone communication in American English
  • Computer literacy
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, including basic disciplines, relating to nursing such as biological, physical, social and medical sciences and their application to patient care.
  • Knowledge of the underlying principles of treatment and nursing procedures
  • Demonstrated communication skills which indicate ability to be successful at counseling, teaching, marketing and public relations
  • Knowledge of the typical organization policies and procedures of ambulatory surgical facilities
  • Knowledge of organization functions and policies of other facility areas and how they relate to patient care areas.
  • Thorough knowledge of Peri-operative Nursing
  • Basic knowledge of management practice and principles of personnel administration
  • Knowledge of equipment and supplies used in Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Knowledge of distinctions inherent to ambulatory surgery, as well as general health care  practices and technology
  • Ability to multi-task effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to effectively present information, respond to questions and professionally interact verbally and/or in writing with managers, co-workers, patients, and the general public
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in a variety of forms and deal with abstract and concrete variables

JOB RELATIONSHIP: Is directly responsible to the Clinical Director.  Works collaboratively with the leadership team. Supervises frontline nursing staff, nursing support staff and technicians. Works with all levels of the healthcare team to provide quality healthcare to patients, including: vendors, physicians, anesthesia, patient families and staff.

Position details: This is a full-time exempt position.  Compensation package DOE

Please email cover letter and resume (PDF or DOCX format) to jobs@bendsurgery.com. For assistance or fillable application please contact Human Resources via phone or come to Reception Desk and ask for Human Resources.

Open until filled

Nurse Manager – Operating Room

POSITION SUMMARY: This Registered Nurse – Nurse Manager leads the frontline nursing staff, nursing support staff and technicians in delivering excellent patient care. The Nurse Manager will be responsible for creating an environment of patient-focused care, defining standards for quality patient care, managing and developing work-based teams for assigned shifts, training new staff and providing leadership to nursing team. Works collaboratively with the leadership team in establishing, implementing, developing, planning and organizing operational programs.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education, Licensure and Certification:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed to practice in the State as a Registered Nurse  
  • Must maintain BLS/ACLS/PALS
  • Maintain status in professional nursing organization as relevant to area of specialty

Experience:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a Staff Nurse with generalized experience in all areas of different types of medical/surgical nursing
  • Minimum of five (5) years Intra-operative experience including scrub and circulating roles     
  • At least five (5) years of healthcare leadership experience
  • At least one (1) year experience in an ASC

Physical: Good physical health required because of long periods of standing, walking and work required. Must be well coordinated and able to move about freely.  Dexterity necessary.  Visual and audio acuity.  Speak clearly and distinctly. Neat, clean and particular about appearance.  Must be able to stoop, bend, push, pull and lift minimum of 25lbs frequently, 50lbs occasionally.

Mental: Stamina to withstand stress and strain.  Good memory, patient and tactful.  Emotional stability.  Able to both listen and direct. Skill in organization.

Mathematical skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, and percentages.

Language skills: Ability to understand, read, write, and speak English.  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to successfully write business correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information, respond to questions, and professionally interact with managers, employees, clients, vendors, and the general public.

Reasoning ability: Ability to recognize and define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and correct errors.  Ability to understand and interpret financial data.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions and forms to understand abstract and concrete variables.  Ability to think critically using inductive and deductive reasoning.

Job skills:

  • Evidence of leadership qualities
  • Strong ethical and moral character references
  • Language skills adequate for high-level written, interpersonal, and telephone communication in American English
  • Computer literacy
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, including basic disciplines, relating to nursing such as biological, physical, social and medical sciences and their application to patient care
  • Demonstrated communication skills which indicate ability to be successful at counseling, teaching, marketing and public relations
  • Knowledge of the typical organization policies and procedures of ambulatory surgical facilities
  • Knowledge of organization functions and policies of other facility areas and how they relate to patient care areas
  • Basic knowledge of management practice and principles of personnel administration
  • Knowledge of equipment and supplies used in Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Thorough knowledge of and ability to implement principles of aseptic technique
  • Knowledge of surgical instruments and equipment to include the use, handling and care
  • Knowledge of surgical procedures, techniques, symptoms and complications of surgery, anesthesia and consequent nursing interventions
  • Able to recognize emergency situations and assist in corrective actions
  • Ability to multi-task effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to effectively present information, respond to questions and professionally interact verbally and/or in writing with managers, co-workers, patients, and the general public
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in a variety of forms and deal with abstract and concrete variables

JOB RELATIONSHIP: Is directly responsible to the Clinical Director.  Works collaboratively with the leadership team. Supervises frontline nursing staff, nursing support staff and technicians. Works with all levels of the healthcare team to provide quality healthcare to patients, including: vendors, physicians, anesthesia, patient families and staff.

Position details: This is a full-time exempt position.  Compensation package DOE

Please email cover letter and resume (PDF or DOCX format) to jobs@bendsurgery.com. For assistance or fillable application please contact Human Resources via phone or come to Reception Desk and ask for Human Resources.

Open until filled

Medical Records / Receptionist

Job Summary: Duties include greeting and checking in patients prior to surgical procedures and answering high volume phone lines.  Responsible for creating, updating, and organizing medical records. Responsible for ensuring that incoming patient’s records are complete prior to procedure. Ensures that privacy and confidentiality procedures are followed. Performs clerical support functions and assists area personnel as required.

Qualifications:

Education & Licensure:

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Valid Oregon driver’s license

Experience:

  • One or two years of related experience preferred
  • General office experience required
  • Knowledge of medical record keeping processes preferred
  • Medical reception experience preferred

Position details: This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday 10:00am-6:30pm with closing responsibilities which may require staying late to meet patient needs.  Base wage $14.00 per hour plus quarterly cash bonus and very competitive benefit package.

Please email cover letter and resume (PDF or DOCX format) to jobs@bendsurgery.com. For assistance or fillable application please contact Human Resources via phone or come to Reception Desk and ask for Human Resources.

Open until filled

Sterile Processing Technician

Responsible for the cleaning, packaging, sterilizing and storing of supplies, instruments and equipment.

Qualifications:  

Education: A high school diploma is required.

Experience: Previous experience in processing surgical instruments is required or demonstrated ability in sterilization techniques with a thorough knowledge of instrumentation, care and handling.

Certification: Sterile Processing Certification required.  Ability to obtain certification within one year with completion of the specific orientation and on-the-job training program will be accepted in lieu of certification for a strong candidate who meets all other qualifications. 

Physical: Good physical health required because of long periods of standing, walking and work required. Must be well coordinated and able to move about freely.  Dexterity necessary.  Visual and audio acuity.  Speak clearly and distinctly. Neat, clean and particular about appearance. Must be able to continually stoop, bend and lift twenty-five (25) pounds and occasionally lift up to fifty (50) pounds.

Mental: Stamina to withstand stress and strain.  Good memory, patient and tactful.  Emotional stability.  Able to both listen and direct.  Skilled in organization.

Position details:

This is a full-time position Monday Through Friday. Generous benefit package including quarterly cash bonus, 401K and over five weeks paid time off in first year. Starting base hourly wage $15.00-$20.97 DOE. 

External Applicants email cover letter and resume (PDF or DOCX format) to jobs@bendsurgery.com. Include subject line, “Sterile Processing Technician.”

Internal Applicants submit letter of intent to Human Resources.

For assistance or fill-able application please contact Human Resources via phone or come to our Reception Desk and ask to speak Human Resources.

Open until filled

Bend Surgery Center Offers Online Medical History Form

Bend Surgery Center now offers an online Medical History form that allows patients to complete their Pre-Operative Questionnaire and Medical Reconciliation form online prior to surgery. Patients can complete the secure web form wherever from any computer or mobile device. The information gathered during this process allows Bend Surgery Center to provide the best possible care for their patients.  You will find a convenient link from the Bend Surgery Center website under patient forms.

Umpqua Bank BandTogether for Scholarships 2017

The 8th Annual Umpqua Bank BandTogether for Scholarships Benefit will be held at the Tower Theatre on Thursday, October 5th.

Come enjoy a fun evening at the Tower Theatre while helping to raise scholarships for local students pursuing careers in healthcare.

Please visit the event website for more information.

 

BSCF Fundraiser 2016

BandTogether for Scholarships will be having its SEVENTH annual fundraiser, at the Riverhouse Convention Center on January 30th. 

Once again, you can help us raise the money to help Central Oregon students reach their healthcare career goals.

Please visit the Bend Surgery Center Foundation website for further information.