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Phone: (636) 496-2000
Fax: (636) 203-9779

1055 Bowles Ave, Suite 100
Fenton, MO 63026

Careers

The staff of SSM St. Clare Surgical Center are highly trained professionals that have chosen to focus their careers on the service-oriented environment of outpatient surgery.

Our staff is committed to creating an environment in which patients not only receive the best quality care but also the highest level of service. The staff works to continuously improve quality and service by focusing on the processes that are important in meeting the needs of patients, their families, our physicians and their staff.

Our team of professionals provides the care we expect our own families to receive when they require outpatient surgery.

OR Circulating Nurse - Full-time or Part-time

At St. Clare Surgical Center, we focus on offering a high quality, service-oriented environment for any surgical procedure. We have an exceptional full-time or part-time opportunity for an OR Circulating Nurse. The right candidate for this position should have:

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High school graduate or GED
  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing
  • RN with active license in the state of Missouri
  • CPR, ACLS certified
  • Leadership qualities
  • Strong ethical and moral character references
  • Language skills adequate for high-level written, interpersonal, and telephone communication in American English
  • PALS certification preferred
  • ASC experience preferred

Duties:

  • Participates as a team member in support of the total peri-operative process
  • Organizes time, equipment, supplies, and personnel to provide effective and efficient case management
  • Supervises and directs patient care in a single operating room
  • Organizes nursing activities efficiently and effectively
  • Delegates activities appropriate to the abilities of available staff members
  • Assists with supply, drug, and equipment inventories to maintain stock level and availability
  • Addresses patient needs during admission to the operating room, with attention to requirements specific to the ASC setting
  • Transports patients to the operating room observing policies/procedures, safety requirements, and patient needs
  • Identifies the patient and correct surgical intervention according to policy/procedure and communicates such information to all members of the surgical team
  • Reviews patients’ medical records/needs to plan care with other healthcare team members
  • Provides comfort and reassurance to patient
  • Maintains patients’ privacy and dignity
  • Explains intra-operative phase of routine procedures and care to the patient
  • Performs the circulating nurse’s role and functions following approved operating room procedures to meet the requirements of scheduled procedures
  • Prepares operating room according to requirements of patient/procedure to be performed
  • Assembles and provides properly functioning equipment, supplies, and instruments before start of procedure and positions and adjusts equipment as required during the procedure
  • Anticipates needs of surgical team and assists anesthesia personnel by supporting patient during administration of anesthesia
  • Assists with the proper and safe positioning of the patient and prepares operative site as directed by established procedures
  • Accurately advises others responsible for care of the patient about patient’s status

Benefits:

  • Being part of an elite team!
  • Healthy work/life balance
  • Health, dental, life, disability and vision insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Cafeteria plan
  • Generous paid time off
  • Holiday Pay

Pre/Post-Operative RN - Full-time or Part-time

At St. Clare Surgical Center, we focus on offering a high quality, service-oriented environment for any surgical procedure. We have an exceptional full-time or part-time opportunity for an experienced Pre/Post-operative RN.

The right candidate for this position should have:

Qualifications:

  • Commitment to patient care
  • Excellent skills and clinical ability
  • Minimum 2 years pre- and post-operative experience preferred
  • Ambulatory care experience preferred
  • BLS and ACLS certification, PALS preferred
  • Current Missouri Nursing License

Duties:

  • Provides comfort and reassurance to the patient and supports the patient’s right to privacy, dignity, and confidentiality
  • Confirms that proper techniques and procedures are used according to accepted standards of practice
  • Assists in inventory of supplies, drugs, and equipment to maintain availability and stock levels
  • Performs thorough pre‐operative patient assessment required in the outpatient setting
  • Performs safe and individualized nursing care for the patient in the immediate post‐ operative/post‐anesthesia period
  • Performs thorough post‐operative patient assessment prior to discharge of the patient
  • Performs discharge education to patient and care giver
  • Provides nursing care to meet patient needs related to surgical condition and type of anesthesia administered

Benefits:

  • Being part of an elite team!
  • Healthy work/life balance
  • Health, dental, life, disability and vision insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Cafeteria plan
  • Generous paid time off
  • Holiday Pay

Scrub Tech - Full-time or Part-time

At St. Clare Surgical Center, we focus on offering a high quality, service-oriented environment for any surgical procedure. We have an exceptional full-time or part-time opportunity for a Scrub Technician.

The right candidate for this position should have:

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED certification
  • Completion of surgical scrub technician course
  • CPR
  • Two years’ previous operating room experience preferred
  • ASC experience preferred

Duties:

  • Performs specified functions to meet the requirements of each approved procedure
  • Assembles supplies and equipment for scheduled procedures according to physicians’ preference cards
  • Inspects equipment for proper working condition
  • Follows principles of aseptic technique and prescribed operating/procedure room procedures
  • Adheres to aseptic technique when opening sterile packages and preparing for the procedure
  • Arranges instruments according to given procedure
  • Confirms that instruments work properly
  • Maintains availability of instruments and supplies to avoid delays
  • Reports observed or suspected breaks in sterile technique and takes action according to policy
  • Correctly uses, cares for, cleans, and sterilizes instruments, supplies, and equipment as directed
  • Handles equipment and instruments correctly to provide appropriate availability and safety
  • Assists in maintaining adequate supplies in the operating room for immediate access during procedure
  • Assists in storing and stocking supplies as directed
  • Maintains and updates instrument cards and surgeons’ preference cards
  • Responds in a timely manner to meet the needs of the patient and physician
  • Accurately advises others responsible for care of the patient about the patient’s status

Benefits:

  • Being part of an elite team!
  • Healthy work/life balance
  • Health, dental, life, disability and vision insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Cafeteria plan
  • Generous paid time off
  • Holiday Pay